conversate

verb
con·​ver·​sate | \ ˈkän-vər-ˌsāt How to pronounce conversate (audio) \
conversated; conversating; conversates

Definition of conversate

intransitive verb

nonstandard
: converse sense 1 "We're looking for a male companion," laughed her friend, who said her name was Darea, as two young men joined in the banter. "We pull a guy over and conversate."

First Known Use of conversate

1811, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for conversate

back-formation from conversation

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“Conversate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conversating. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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