now you're talking

idiom

Definition of now you're talking

informal
used to say that someone has said or suggested something that one thinks is good, worth doing, etc."You don't want hamburgers. Well, how about steak?" "Yeah, now you're talking."

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“Now you're talking.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/now%20you're%20talking. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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