Collocution
Collocution Col`lo*cu"tion, n. [L. collocutio, fr. colloqui, -locutum, to converse; col- + loqui to speak. See {Loquacious}.] A speaking or conversing together; conference; mutual discourse. --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • collocution — noun An instance of multiple people speaking to each other; a conversation or conference See Also: collocutor …   Wiktionary

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  • Interlocution — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Interlocution >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 interlocution interlocution Sgm: N 1 collocution collocution colloquy converse conversation confabulation talk discourse verbal intercourse Sgm: N 1 oral communication …   English dictionary for students

  • Collogue — Col*logue , v. i. [Cf. L. colloqui and E. dialogue. Cf. {Collocution}.] To talk or confer secretly and confidentially; to converse, especially with evil intentions; to plot mischief. [Archaic or Colloq.] [1913 Webster] Pray go in; and, sister,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Colloquies — Colloquy Col lo*quy, n.; pl. {Colloquies}. [L. colloquium. See {Collocution}.] 1. Mutual discourse of two or more persons; conference; conversation. [1913 Webster] They went to Worms, to the colloquy there about religion. A. Wood. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Colloquy — Col lo*quy, n.; pl. {Colloquies}. [L. colloquium. See {Collocution}.] 1. Mutual discourse of two or more persons; conference; conversation. [1913 Webster] They went to Worms, to the colloquy there about religion. A. Wood. [1913 Webster] 2. In… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • collocutor — noun Any of the people engaged in a conversation See Also: collocution …   Wiktionary

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