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conversation piece

noun

: something new or unusual that gives people a subject to talk about

Full Definition of CONVERSATION PIECE

1
:  a painting of a group of persons in their customary surroundings
2
:  something (as a novel or unusual object) that stimulates conversation

Examples of CONVERSATION PIECE

  1. The exotic plant in our living room is a conversation piece that guests always ask about.

First Known Use of CONVERSATION PIECE

1712

Rhymes with CONVERSATION PIECE

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