The body of all data transferred to one or both parties during an act of communication.
(Computers) A synchronous exchange of remarks over a computer network.
Talk; esp., idle chatter
(Archaic) Ability to reason; rationality
The definition of a consultation is a meeting with a professional or expert for purposes of gaining information, or the act or process of formally discussing and collaborating on something.
Characteristic of or appropriate to the spoken language or to writing that seeks the effect of speech; informal.
A literary work in the form of a conversation on a single topic
The definition of a parley is a discussion, especially between enemies.
A formal discourse on a topic; an exposition.
In litigation or administrative procedure, any proceeding in which the parties have the opportunity to present evidence or testimony to the court or fact-finder.
1728, Edward Young, Love of Fame, the Universal Passion, Satire V, On Women, lines 44-46:
Dealings or communications between persons or groups.
Speech between two or more persons; conversation.
A group of Christians professing the same faith and practicing the same rites; denomination
The practice of compromise.
Intimate, unguarded conversation, as between a husband and wife, while lying in bed
(Slang) A serious, frank talk
Good-natured teasing, ridicule, or joking
An instance of digressing, especially a written or spoken passage that has no bearing on the main subject.
The definition of a pourparler is a discussion before official talks or negotiations begin.
(Informal) An interviewee:
The definition of a colloquy is a formal conversation.
Light conversation about common, everyday things; chitchat
A confabulation; chat
(Historical) A conference of or with North American Indians
A lengthy, often enjoyable conversation or discussion.
An informal discussion held especially by a group of people with similar concerns.
Fond of or given to conversation; liking to converse
Determining a matter during the course of a case and not part of a final decision:
(Linguistics) Pertaining to words used to convey any kind of social relationship e.g polite mood, rather than meaning; for example, "How are you?" is often not a literal question but is said only as a greeting. (Similarly, a response such as "Fine" is often not an accurate answer, but merely an acknowledgement of the greeting.)
A parenthetical departure; a digression.
A social gathering for conversation about literature, the arts, etc.
(Physics) A single movement outward from the mean position in an oscillating or alternating motion
Either or both of the upright curved lines, ( ), used to mark off explanatory or qualifying remarks in writing or printing or enclose a sum, product, or other expression considered or treated as a collective entity in a mathematical operation.
The jargon used in a specific business or field.
Talk; mention; rumour.
A district governed or represented by a conference
A conversation marked by a series of witty retorts.
An informal gathering or session for the exchange of news, opinions, and gossip.
The definition of badinage is fun, light-hearted teasing.
The checks, drafts, etc. presented to a clearinghouse for exchange and settlement
(Slang) Impudent argument or back talk:
A period of time without speech or noise.
A quiet state or condition; calmness, stillness, inactivity, freedom from noise, etc.
A state of being quiet; rest; calmness
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