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shot the breeze

phrase
past tense of shoot the breeze

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to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • The kids were shooting the breeze before the assembly.

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“Shot the breeze.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shot%20the%20breeze. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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