Definition of pep talk
: a usually brief, intense, and emotional talk designed to influence or encourage an audience
Examples of pep talk in a sentence
The coach gave the team a pep talk before the game.
She needs a pep talk.
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PEP TALK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pep talk for English Language Learners
: a short speech that is given to encourage someone to work harder, to feel more confident and enthusiastic, etc.
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