Definition of conversation piece
1 : a painting of a group of persons in their customary surroundings
2 : something (such as a novel or unusual object) that stimulates conversation
Examples of conversation piece in a sentence
The exotic plant in our living room is a conversation piece that guests always ask about.
First Known Use of conversation piece
CONVERSATION PIECE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of conversation piece for English Language Learners
: something new or unusual that gives people a subject to talk about
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