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conversational

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of conversational

  1. 1 fond of talking or conversation the antiques dealer is not the conversational sort, so customers should not expect any impromptu chats Synonyms of conversational blabby, chatty, talkative, gabby, garrulous, loquacious, motormouthed, mouthy, talkyWords Related to conversational communicative, expansive; demonstrative, effusive, gushing; free-spoken, outspoken, unreserved, vocal; articulate, fluent, glib, voluble, well-spoken; gossipy, talebearing, tale-telling; long-winded, prolix, rambling, verbose, windy, wordy; extroverted (also extraverted), gregarious, outgoing, sociableNear Antonyms of conversational quiet, shy; mum, mute, silent, speechless, tongue-tied, wordless; evasive, nonvocal, secretive, self-contained; aloof, indrawn, inhibited, introverted, retiring, unsociable, withdrawnAntonyms of conversational closemouthed, laconic, reserved, reticent, taciturn, tight-lipped, uncommunicative

  2. 2 having the style and content of everyday conversation struck a very conversational tone in his reports of his travels through foreign countries Synonyms of conversational chattery, colloquial, chatty, dishy, gossipy, newsyWords Related to conversational casual, familiar, informal, intimate, tell-all; digressive, discursive, rambling; communicative, expansive, garrulous, talkativeNear Antonyms of conversational ceremonious, dignified, elevated, formal, solemn, statelyAntonyms of conversational bookish, literary

  3. 3 used in or suitable for speech and not formal writing uses conversational language instead of more stilted expressions in her campaign speeches Synonyms of conversational colloquial, informal, nonformal, nonliterary, unbookish, unliterary, vernacular, vulgarWords Related to conversational dialectal, dialectical (also dialectic), nonstandard, regional; incorrect, nongrammatical, substandard, uneducated, ungrammatical, unlearned; slang, slangyNear Antonyms of conversational standard, undialectical; correct, educated, genteel, grammatical, properAntonyms of conversational bookish, formal, learned, literary



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