Outtalk Out*talk", v. t. To overpower by talking; to exceed in talking; to talk down. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • outtalk — [out΄tôk′] vt. to talk more skillfully, loudly, or forcibly than; surpass in talking …   English World dictionary

  • outtalk — (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: out + talk 1. : to surpass in talking could outwork and outtalk them all Catherine D. Bowen 2. : to get the better of by talking don t let those swabs outtalk you Kenneth Roberts * * * /owt tawk /, v.t. to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • outtalk — /owt tawk /, v.t. to outdo or overcome in talking. [1590 1600; OUT + TALK] * * * …   Universalium

  • outtalk — Synonyms and related words: argue into, bring over, bring round, bring to reason, captivate, charm, con, convince, draw over, filibuster, gain, gain over, hook, hook in, outlast, outspeak, persuade, prevail on, prevail upon, prevail with, sell,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • outtalk — v. speak more than; outwit in speech …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Loquacity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Loquacity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 loquacity loquacity loquaciousness Sgm: N 1 talkativeness talkativeness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 garrulity garrulity Sgm: N 1 multiloquence multiloquence much speaking GRP …   English dictionary for students

  • bring round — Synonyms and related words: about ship, argue into, assure, back and fill, be convincing, bear away, bear off, bear to starboard, beat, beat about, box off, break, bring about, bring around, bring home to, bring over, bring to reason, cant, cant… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • captivate — Synonyms and related words: allure, argue into, attract, becharm, beguile, bewitch, bring over, bring round, bring to reason, carry away, cast a spell, charm, con, convince, dazzle, delectate, delight, draw, draw on, draw over, enamor, enchant,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • charm — Synonyms and related words: absorb, absorb the attention, adorability, agacerie, agreeability, agreeableness, alchemy, allay, allure, allurement, amiability, amulet, anklet, appeal, appealingness, argue into, armlet, arrest, ascendancy, assuage,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • con — Synonyms and related words: POW, adversary, adversative, adverse, against, alien, antagonistic, anti, antipathetic, antithetic, argue into, argument, argumentum, aye, beat, beguile of, bilk, bone, bring over, bring round, bring to reason, bunco,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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