talk a blue streak

Definition of talk a blue streak

US
:to talk rapidly and without stopping
  • Sheesh! Your friend really talks a blue streak!

Word by Word Definitions

talk play
  1. : to express or exchange ideas by means of spoken words

  2. : to convey information or communicate in any way (as with signs or sounds)

  3. : to use speech : speak

  1. : the act or an instance of talking : speech

  2. : a way of speaking : language

  3. : pointless or fruitless discussion : verbiage

blue play
  1. : of the color whose hue is that of the clear sky : of the color blue (see 2blue 1)

  2. : bluish

  3. : discolored by or as if by bruising

  1. : a color whose hue is that of the clear sky or that of the portion of the color spectrum lying between green and violet

  2. : a pigment or dye that colors blue

  3. : bluing

  1. : to make blue (see 1blue)

  2. : to turn blue

streak play
  1. : a line or mark of a different color or texture from the ground : stripe

  2. : the color of the fine powder of a mineral obtained by scratching or rubbing against a hard white surface and constituting an important distinguishing character

  3. : inoculum implanted in a line on a solid medium

  1. : to make streaks on or in

  2. : to move swiftly : rush

  3. : to have a streak (as of winning or outstanding performances)


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