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drivel
used in Oryx and Crake

2 uses
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Definition
worthless talk or information
  • He feels a little paltry for having pawned Morgana's drivel off on the Crakers as cosmogony.
    p. 168.9
  • He lacked the energy to work the crowd, he was fresh out of innocuous drivel; he loitered on the edges gnawing on a burned soydog and silently ripping apart everyone within eyesight.
    p. 249.8

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