chin-wagging
chin-wag chin-wag, chin-wagging chin-wagging . a light informal conversation for social occasions.

Syn: chitchat, small talk, gab, gabfest, gossip, tittle-tattle, chin-wag, causerie. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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