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talky

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adjective \ˈtȯ-kē\

Simple Definition of talky

  • : tending or wanting to talk

  • : having a lot of talking

Full Definition of talky

talk·i·ertalk·i·est

  1. 1 :  talkative

  2. 2 :  containing too much talk

talk·i·ness play \-nəs\ noun

Examples of talky

  1. She was in a talky mood.

  2. <a talky coworker who will corner you at your desk for hours with stories about his vacation>



1815

First Known Use of talky

1815

Rhymes with talky


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