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chat

noun

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1 friendly, informal conversation or an instance of this
  • short chats between parents and teachers during the school's open house

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2 talking or a talk between two or more people
  • a fireside chat between two of America's foremost men of letters

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chat

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of chat (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • the coffeehouse became the favored place to meet friends and chat for hours

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2 to speak rapidly, inarticulately, and usually unintelligibly
  • lost in his own world, the toddler chatted happily for hours

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The first known use of chat was in the 15th century

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“Chat.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chat. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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