Word and Phrase Origins
What is childish or silly?
Looking for words that mean the same thing as the word silly?
What words describes a childish person?
How does watching cartoons all the time as an adult relate to acting like a kid?
Asked in Breakups, Teen Dating
What if your boyfriend threatened to break up with you because he thought you were being unfair in a silly game?
Asked in Definitions, Synonyms and Antonyms
Is prattle a synonym for speaking with a negative connotation?
Yes; here are a few definitions of it to show you: chatter: speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly prate: idle or foolish and irrelevant talk silly, childish, talk; babble; to talk incessantly and in a childish manner; to babble As you can see, 'unimportant matters', 'childish manner', which often has neg connatations, 'foolish', 'irrelavant' etc.