To chat is defined as to talk or have a friendly exchange.
To engage in a confab
Chatter means when animals make short speech like sounds, or talking on and on about silly or trivial things.
To bargain or haggle.
To chatter idly; talk on at length
(Slang) To talk, esp. in a boring or abusive way
To visit someone or something
Find another word for shoot-the-breeze. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shoot-the-breeze, like: chew-the-fat, chitchat, chat, talk idly, confabulate, confab, chit-chat, chatter, chaffer, natter and gossip.