Simple Definition of small talk
: informal, friendly conversation about unimportant subjects
Full Definition of small talk
: light or casual conversation : chitchat
Examples of small talk
They made small talk while waiting for the meeting to start.
<at the corporate get-together we made the obligatory small talk with some people from the home office>
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Rhymes with small talk
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