chitchat


chit·chat

noun \ˈchit-ˌchat\

: friendly conversation about things that are not very important

Full Definition of CHITCHAT

chitchat intransitive verb

Examples of CHITCHAT

  1. We exchanged some chitchat about the weather.
  2. <a bit of chitchat over lunch with people we hadn't seen in a while>

Origin of CHITCHAT

reduplication of chat
First Known Use: 1605

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