confab

noun con·fab \ ˈkän-ˌfab , kən-ˈfab \
|Updated on: 4 Jun 2018

Definition of confab

confab

play \kən-ˈfab, ˈkän-ˌfab\ intransitive verb

Examples of confab in a Sentence

  1. we had a little confab about the merits of the plan

  2. after the requisite confab, we got down to business

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First Known Use of confab

1701

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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