small talk

noun

Definition of small talk

  1. :  light or casual conversation :  chitchat

Examples of small talk in a Sentence

  1. They made small talk while waiting for the meeting to start.

  2. at the corporate get-together we made the obligatory small talk with some people from the home office

1650

First Known Use of small talk

1650


SMALL TALK Defined for English Language Learners

small talk

noun

Definition of small talk for English Language Learners

  • : informal, friendly conversation about unimportant subjects



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