talking shop

noun

Definition of talking shop

British
: a place where people talk about doing things but do not actually achieve anything usually singular She complained that Parliament had come to be an ineffective talking shop.

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“Talking shop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/talking%20shop. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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