• Talking Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Talk
- (a.) Given to talk; loquacious.
- (a.) That talks; able to utter words; as, a talking parrot.
• Talk Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To speak freely; to use for conversing or communicating; as, to talk French.
- (v. t.) To deliver in talking; to speak; to utter; to make a subject of conversation; as, to talk nonsense; to talk politics.
- (n.) To utter words; esp., to converse familiarly; to speak, as in familiar discourse, when two or more persons interchange thoughts.
- (n.) To confer; to reason; to consult.
- (v. t.) To cause to be or become by talking.
- (n.) To prate; to speak impertinently.
- (v. t.) To consume or spend in talking; -- often followed by away; as, to talk away an evening.
- (n.) The act of talking; especially, familiar converse; mutual discourse; that which is uttered, especially in familiar conversation, or the mutual converse of two or more.
- (n.) Report; rumor; as, to hear talk of war.
- (n.) Subject of discourse; as, his achievment is the talk of the town.