Incessant and usually inconsequential talk
To talk volubly, persistently, and usually inconsequentially
The chitchat roamed from details of Friday's luncheon to views on crime and punishment, which, as the booze went down, became more and more general.
He began to lose his focus and a lot of he general chitchat of the staff just washed over his head.
camaraderie between the boat crews remained, but there was less chitchat and amiable meandering about the floating wall dock.
Published: 29 August 2006 ' You need your very own personal bailiff; tough, no nonsense, short on social chitchat.