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Another word for discourse

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Noun
  1. The faculty, act, or product of speaking

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  2. Spoken exchange

      1. Either of two bony or cartilaginous structures that in most vertebrates form the framework of the mouth and hold the teeth.
      2. The mandible or maxilla or the part of the face covering these bones.
      3. Any of various structures of invertebrates that have an analogous function to vertebrate jaws.
      1. A casual talk; confabulation.
      2. To talk casually.
      1. To exchange thoughts or opinions in spoken or sign language; converse:
      2. To utter or pronounce words:
      3. To imitate the sounds of human speech:
      1. The faculty or act of speaking.
      2. The faculty or act of expressing or describing thoughts, feelings, or perceptions by the articulation of words.
      3. What is spoken or expressed, as in conversation; uttered or written words:
      1. A conversation between two or more people.
      2. A discussion of positions or beliefs, especially between groups to resolve a disagreement.
      3. Conversation between characters in a drama or narrative.
      1. To engage in an exchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language.
      2. To interact socially with others; associate.
      3. An interchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language; conversation.
      1. The exchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language:
      2. An instance of this:
      1. A conversation, especially a formal one.
      2. A written dialogue.
      1. To converse in an easy, familiar manner; talk lightly and casually.
      2. To participate in a synchronous exchange of remarks with one or more people over a computer network.
      3. An informal, light conversation.
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  3. A formal, lengthy exposition of a topic

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Verb
  1. To engage in spoken exchange

      1. To go to see or spend time with (someone); call on socially:
      2. To go to see in order to aid or console:
      3. To stay with (someone) as a guest.
      1. A casual talk; confabulation.
      2. To talk casually.
      1. To exchange thoughts or opinions in spoken or sign language; converse:
      2. To utter or pronounce words:
      3. To imitate the sounds of human speech:
      1. To produce words by means of sounds; talk:
      2. To express thoughts or feelings to convey information in speech or writing:
      3. To convey information or ideas in text:
      1. To engage in an exchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language.
      2. To interact socially with others; associate.
      3. An interchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language; conversation.
      1. To talk casually; chat.
      2. To fill in gaps in one's memory with fabrications that one believes to be facts.
      1. To converse in an easy, familiar manner; talk lightly and casually.
      2. To participate in a synchronous exchange of remarks with one or more people over a computer network.
      3. An informal, light conversation.
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Another word for discourse

Noun
      1. A lengthy, formal treatise, especially one written by a candidate for the doctoral degree at a university; a thesis.
      1. An exposition of a given subject delivered before an audience or class, as for the purpose of instruction.
      2. An earnest admonition or reproof; a reprimand.
      3. To deliver a lecture or series of lectures.
      1. To exchange thoughts or opinions in spoken or sign language; converse:
      2. To utter or pronounce words:
      3. To imitate the sounds of human speech:
      1. A conversation between two or more people.
      2. A discussion of positions or beliefs, especially between groups to resolve a disagreement.
      3. Conversation between characters in a drama or narrative.
Verb
      1. An exposition of a given subject delivered before an audience or class, as for the purpose of instruction.
      2. An earnest admonition or reproof; a reprimand.
      3. To deliver a lecture or series of lectures.
      1. To engage in an exchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language.
      2. To interact socially with others; associate.
      3. An interchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language; conversation.
      1. To act or behave in a specified manner toward:
      2. To regard and handle in a certain way. Often used with as :
      3. To deal with in writing or speech; discuss: