1. [late 18C+] talk, chatter.
2. [1910s] nagging.
3. [1910s] (Aus.) a lie.
4. [1940s+] a chatterer.
5. see magsman n. (1b)
[mid-19C] (UK Und.) chatter.
[late 19C] speech, conversation.
[mid–late 19C] money obtained by verbal trickery or fraud.
[mid–late 19C] (UK Und.) to work as a confidence trickster.
[mid-19C] to be quiet, to stop talking, esp. in imper. stow your mag!, shut up!
1. [mid-19C] to talk duplicitously, to fool a gullible victim .
2. [late 19C] to talk, to orate.