the talk of the town

noun phrase

Definition of the talk of the town

: a person or thing that many people in a town, city, etc., are talking about in an interested or excited way The new restaurant is the talk of the town.

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“The talk of the town.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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