talk about

Definition of talk about

  1. 1 :  to say words in order to express one's thoughts, feelings, opinions, etc., about (something) She still talks about your wedding and how perfect it was.

  2. 2 :  to discuss We were talking about last night's game.

  3. 3 :  to discuss the personal lives of (other people) :  to gossip It's rude to talk about people behind their back(s).

  4. 4 :  to mean —used in the phrase “What are you/they talking about?” or “What is he/she talking about?“ to show that one is confused, worried, upset, etc., about something that someone has just said Not done well? What are you talking about? I did what you told me to do.

  5. 5 informal —used to emphasize the size, amount, or extent of something Talk about having a bad day. I had the worst day ever!

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

    :  to use speech :  speak

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

    :  a way of speaking :  language

    :  pointless or fruitless discussion :  verbiage


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