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colloquial

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1 used in or suitable for speech and not formal writing

  • the new coworkerʼs rudeness soon began—to use a colloquial expression—to rub me the wrong way
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2 having the style and content of everyday conversation

  • a colloquial essay on what makes a marriage successful
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