v. i.

  1. To sound harshly or discordantly, as bells out of tune.
  2. To talk idly; to prate; to babble; to chatter; to gossip.
  3. To quarrel in words; to altercate; to wrangle.

v. t.

  1. To cause to sound harshly or inharmoniously; to produce discordant sounds with.


  1. Idle talk; prate; chatter; babble.
  2. Discordant sound; wrangling.