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confab

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
  • we had a little confab about the merits of the plan

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2 friendly, informal conversation or an instance of this
  • after the requisite confab, we got down to business

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confab

verb

Synonyms of confab (Entry 2 of 2)

to exchange viewpoints or seek advice for the purpose of finding a solution to a problem
  • the members of the condo board have been confabbing about the security problem

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The first known use of confab was in 1701

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“Confab.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confab. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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