chitchat

noun chit·chat \ ˈchit-ˌchat \
Updated on: 21 Nov 2017

Definition of chitchat

chitchat

intransitive verb

Examples of chitchat in a Sentence

  1. We exchanged some chitchat about the weather.

  2. a bit of chitchat over lunch with people we hadn't seen in a while

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Origin and Etymology of chitchat

reduplication of chat


CHITCHAT Defined for English Language Learners

chitchat

noun

Definition of chitchat for English Language Learners

  • : friendly conversation about things that are not very important


CHITCHAT Defined for Kids

chitchat

noun chit·chat \ ˈchit-ˌchat \

Definition of chitchat for Students

: friendly conversation


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