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Talk Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of giving a talk to an audience; "I attended an interesting talk on local history"
  • an exchange of ideas via conversation; "let''s have more work and less talk around here"
  • (`talk about'' is a less formal alternative for `discussion of'') discussion; "his poetry contains much talk about love and anger"
  • idle gossip or rumor; "there has been talk about you lately"
  • a speech that is open to the public; "he attended a lecture on telecommunications"
  • deliver a lecture or talk; "She will talk at Rutgers next week"; "Did you ever lecture at Harvard?"
  • divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks"
  • express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
  • reveal information; "If you don''t oblige me, I''ll talk!"; "The former employee spilled all the details"
  • exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words"
  • use language; "the baby talks already"; "the prisoner won''t speak"; "they speak a strange dialect"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an exchange of ideas via conversation; "let's have more work and less talk around here" ,
  • discussion; (`talk about' is a less formal alternative for `discussion of'); "his poetry contains much talk about love and anger" ,
  • the act of giving a talk to an audience; "I attended an interesting talk on local history" ,
  • a speech that is open to the public; "he attended a lecture on telecommunications" ,
  • idle gossip or rumor; "there has been talk about you lately"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Talk'


  • Talk: For information about Wikipedia talk pages, see Wikipedia:Talk page Talk may refer to: Conversation, interactive communication between two or more people
  • Talk That Talk (Rihanna song): "Talk That Talk" is a song recorded by Barbadian singer Rihanna for her 2011 studio album of the same name. It features a rap verse by American rapper
  • Talk radio: program segments. Variations of talk radio include conservative talk, hot talk, liberal talk and sports talk. While talk radio has historically been associated
  • Talk That Talk (disambiguation): Talk That Talk is a 2011 album by Barbadian singer Rihanna Talk That Talk may also refer to: Talk That Talk (Johnny "Hammond" Smith album), 1960 "Talk
  • Talk show: For other uses, see Talk show (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Tabloid talk show. A talk show or chat show (as it is known in the UK) is a television
  • Girl Talk: Girl Talk or Girls Talk may refer to: Girl Talk (books), a series of children's books Girl Talk (magazine), a British magazine aimed at preteens Girl
  • Don't Talk: Don't Talk may refer to: Don't Talk (album), a 2004 album by Clare Teal "Don't Talk (Put Your Head on My Shoulder)", a 1966 song by the Beach Boys "Don't
  • Dirty talk: cussing, see Profanity. For other uses, see Dirty Talk (disambiguation). Dirty talk or talking dirty is the practice of using graphic word imagery
  • Dharma talk: A Dharma talk (Sanskrit) or Dhamma talk (Pali) or Dharma sermon (Japanese: 法語 teisho (ほうご, Hōgo), Chinese: 法語) is a public discourse on Buddhism by a Buddhist
  • Trash-talk: "Trash Talk" redirects here. For the hardcore punk band, see Trash Talk (band). Trash-talk is a form of boast or insult commonly heard in competitive

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* Billy No I will not make out with you. Did ya hear that this girl wants to make out with me in the middle of class. You got Chlorophyll Man up there talking about God knows what and all she can talk about is making out with me. I'm here to learn, everybody, not to make out with you. Go on with the chlorophyll. - Billy Madison

* You lose it if you talk about it. - Ernest Hemingway

* No one would talk much in society, if he knew how often he misunderstood others. - Johann von Goethe


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