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Talk

Definition of talk:

part of speech: noun

Talker.

part of speech: noun

Familiar conversation: that which is uttered in familiar intercourse: subject of discourse: rumor.

part of speech: verb

To utter; make a subject of conversation; as, to talk business; to discuss favorably; as, to talk socialism; to speak ( a language) freely; to affect by talking; as, they talked him over to their side; to use or spend in talking: with away; as, to talk away an evening.

part of speech: noun

The act of expressing thoughts in words; speech; conversation; subject of discourse; as, the talk of the town; rumor; as, there is talk of a strike; a conference; as, an informal address.

part of speech: verb

To utter words; speak familiarly; converse; express thoughts in speech.

part of speech: verb

To speak familiarly; converse.

part of speech: noun

Familiar speech; rumor.

part of speech: verb

To speak familiarly: to prattle: to reason.

Usage examples for talk:

  • But we won't talk about it. "Sundown Slim", Henry Hubert Knibbs.
  • That's man's talk that is! "Other Main-Travelled Roads", Hamlin Garland.
  • Oh, my dear, don't you talk like that there! "A Singer from the Sea", Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr.
  • And do not talk again of what you would 'sacrifice' for me. "The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846", Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett.

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