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palaver

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1 an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
  • seemingly endless palaver between the negotiating parties
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2 friendly, informal conversation or an instance of this
  • We should get together and have a nice palaver sometime.
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palaver

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1 to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • parents palavering and drinking coffee while watching their children play soccer
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blow smoke, chew the fat (also chew the rag), shoot the breeze, talk a blue streak

2 to get (someone) to do something by gentle urging, special attention, or flattery
  • I let the salesclerk at the electronics store palaver me into a service contract that I didn't need.
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