PRATE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of prate
Definition:
v. speak foolishly; talk idly and at length; chatter
Example:
Let us not prate about our good qualities; rather, let our virtues speak for themselves.
Sentence in Classic:
Ulysses has died in a far country, and it is a pity you are not dead along with him, instead of prating here about omens and adding fuel to the anger of Telemachus which is fierce enough as it is.
The Odyssey By Homer Context