twaddle |ˈtwädl| informalnountrivial or foolish speech or writing; nonsense : he dismissed the novel as self-indulgent twaddle.verb [ intrans. ] archaictalk or write in a trivial or foolish way : what is that old fellow twaddling about?DERIVATIVEStwaddler |ˈtwädlər; ˈtwädl-ər| nounORIGIN late 18th cent.: alteration of earlier twattle, of unknown origin.
A lovely, old-fashione word, with plenty of present day potential. I won't rest till I use it in a conversation.