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Definitions of "talk"

  • To articulate (words): The baby is talking sentences now. verb-transitive
  • To give expression to in words: talk treason. verb-transitive
  • To speak of or discuss (something): talk music; talk business; verb-transitive
  • To speak or know how to speak in (an idiom or language): talked French with the flight crew. verb-transitive
  • To gain, influence, or bring into a specified state by talking: talked me into coming; talked their way out of trouble. verb-transitive
  • To spend (a period of time) by or as if by talking: talked the evening away. verb-transitive
  • To converse by means of spoken language: We talked for hours. See Synonyms at speak. verb-intransitive
  • To articulate words: The baby can talk. verb-intransitive
  • To imitate the sounds of human speech: The parrot talks. verb-intransitive
  • To express one's thoughts or emotions by means of spoken language: talked about the pros and cons of the issue. verb-intransitive
  • To convey one's thoughts in a way other than by spoken words: talk with one's hands. verb-intransitive
  • To express one's thoughts in writing: Voltaire talks about London in this book. verb-intransitive
  • To parley or negotiate with someone: Let's talk before continuing to fight. verb-intransitive
  • To spread rumors; gossip: If you do that, people will talk. verb-intransitive
  • To allude to something: Are you talking about last week? verb-intransitive
  • To consult or confer with someone: I talked with the doctor. verb-intransitive
  • To reveal information concerning oneself or others, especially under pressure: Has the prisoner talked? verb-intransitive
  • Informal To be efficacious: Money talks. verb-intransitive
  • An exchange of ideas or opinions; a conversation. noun

The word "talk" in example sentences

Now I'm going to continue educating my 8 month old on love the world, but don't talk to strangers..talk to me about sex... ["Prop 8 - The Musical"]

Of the slew of candidates and wannabee candidates running for the grand prize of President, how many really \ 'talk the talk\', let alone \ 'walk the walk\'?. [While Rome Burns]

Momentous questions should be thrust aside until later, and the talk should be -- well, _talk_, not arguing, quarreling, or scandal-mongering.. [The Book of Business Etiquette]

Talkers talk or speak _words_ or _talk_; Walkers walk _walkings_ or _walks_; The rain rains. [English Grammar in Familiar Lectures]

Verbs are inflected or changed to indicate the time of the action as past, present, or future; as, _I talk, I talked, I shall talk_, etc.. [Practical Grammar and Composition]

And yet these momentary chances we covet; and spend our years, and passions, and powers in pursuit of little more than these; while, meantime, there is a society continually open to us, of people who will talk to us as long as we like, whatever our rank or occupation; —talk to us in the best words they can choose, and of the things nearest their hearts.. [Sesame and Lilies. Lecture I.-Sesame: Of Kings’ Treasuries]

Join a debating society -- talk, _talk_, _TALK_, and always extemporize.. [The Art of Public Speaking]

The Happy Hexagons met, of course, to study Texas, and to talk Texas; though, as Bertha Brown's brother, Charlie, somewhat impertinently declared, they did not need to meet to _talk_ Texas -- they did that without any meeting!. [The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch]

Then he began to talk -- to _talk_, not to preach, speaking every word with an inflection of the truest sincerity.. [The Lady of the Basement Flat]

"I beg of you in God's name to talk to me -- to _talk_ to me!". [The Finer Grain]

Want to bring families together to share and talk about experiences Research (people involvement) Customer Service •talk to customers FOH, ideas boxes pricing. [Recently Uploaded Slideshows]

"Talk and more talk, complains our small _feathered_ companion, and again, talk, talk and _talk_.. [Calde of the Long Sun]

"The girl mustn't talk, tell her she -- _mustn't talk_.. [Through the Wall]

"We can't do anything, Evelyn, and we've no right whatever to talk of alarm, or anxiety -- to _talk_ of it, mind!. [Lady Rose's Daughter]

I truely believe that all this Hillary must win talk is Rush Limbaugh people just trying to cause problems.. [Clinton supporters scrap letter pressuring Obama]

The Tide is hardly out of the running for a BCS game, but Saban is eager to see if his players can respond when the title talk has dwindled down.. [StarTribune.com rss feed]

Talk Translates

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f., i. konuşmak, söylemek; lakırdı etmek, laf etmek; müzakere etmek, görüşmek; (A.B.D.), k.dili. gammazlamak; k.dili. hükmü geçmek; i. konuşma; laf, lakırdı, söz; söz konusu: boş laf; müzakere, görüşme; ağız, (argo) talk about, talk of hakkında konuşmak, bahsetmek .talk around meselenin aslına temas etmeden müzakere etmek. talk at boşuna konuşmak. talk away durmadan konuşmak, konuşarak vakit geçirmek. talk back karşılık vermek .talk big (argo) övünmek. talk down daha fazla veya daha yüksek sesle konuşarak susturmak; hav. konuşma yoluyla kör iniş yaptırmak. talk down to hor görmek. talk nonsense boş laf etmek, saçmalamak. talk one into ikna etmek. talk one's head off kafasını şişirmek, bıktırıncaya kadar söylemek, dır dır etmek. talk one's way into dil dökerek yolunu yapmak .talk out bütün ayrıntılarıyla görüşmek; konuşulacak şeyleri tüketmek. talk over bir mesele hakkında konuşmak. talk sense makul konuşmak. talk shop sohbet esnasında iş konularına dönmek .talk through etraflıca konuşmak. talk through one's hat (argo) atmak, kafadan atmak. talk up methetmek, bir meseleyi kabul ettirmek için överek bahsetmek. be talked out söyleyecek sözü kalmamak. have a talk konuşmak. small talk hoşbeş, sohbet, yarenlik .tall talk inanılmayacak hikaye veya masal. the talk of the town herkesin konuştuğu mesele, dillerde dolaşan söz.f., i. konuşmak, söylemek; lakırdı etmek, laf etmek; müzakere etmek, görüşmek; (A.B.D.), k.dili. gammazlamak; k.dili. hükmü geçmek; i. konuşma; laf, lakırdı, söz; söz konusu: boş laf; müzakere, görüşme; ağız, (argo) talk about, talk of hakkında konuşmak, bahsetmek .talk around meselenin aslına temas etmeden müzakere etmek. talk at boşuna konuşmak. talk away durmadan konuşmak, konuşarak vakit geçirmek. talk back karşılık vermek .talk big (argo) övünmek. talk down daha fazla veya daha yüksek sesle konuşarak susturmak; hav. konuşma yoluyla kör iniş yaptırmak. talk down to hor görmek. talk nonsense boş laf etmek, saçmalamak. talk one into ikna etmek. talk one's head off kafasını şişirmek, bıktırıncaya kadar söylemek, dır dır etmek. talk one's way into dil dökerek yolunu yapmak .talk out bütün ayrıntılarıyla görüşmek; konuşulacak şeyleri tüketmek. talk over bir mesele hakkında konuşmak. talk sense makul konuşmak. talk shop sohbet esnasında iş konularına dönmek .talk through etraflıca konuşmak. talk through one's hat (argo) atmak, kafadan atmak. talk up methetmek, bir meseleyi kabul ettirmek için överek bahsetmek. be talked out söyleyecek sözü kalmamak. have a talk konuşmak. small talk hoşbeş, sohbet, yarenlik .tall talk inanılmayacak hikaye veya masal. the talk of the town herkesin konuştuğu mesele, dillerde dolaşan söz.

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2019-01-12

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