backchat

noun
back·​chat | \ ˈbak-ˌchat How to pronounce backchat (audio) \

Definition of backchat

1 : back talk
2 : gossipy or bantering conversation

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Examples of backchat in a Sentence

Don't give me any backchat! there'll be no backchat from you, young lady

First Known Use of backchat

1894, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of backchat was in 1894

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