To be basic, when something happens that leaves a character babbling like an idiot
. This can be the result of something shocking being said, which would lead to having so many emotions and thoughts at once that it becomes hard to form a complete sentence, to times when something afflicting a person leaves them unable to communicate with others. This can be especially frequent for an embarrassed Tsundere
, which can be a form of fan service
For some odd reason, when something like this happens, people don't always know why. This can be especially strange if their babbling
by embarrassment about a crush on someone
See also Buffy Speak
, Cannot Spit It Out
Only place examples here that do not belong on a more specific subtrope.
Anime and Manga
- Higurashi: When They Cry: During the third arc, after Keiichi gets sick, Mion makes him a lunch. Rena then lets it slip that Mion was really worried about him at this time. Cue Mion shouting in utter gibberish.