chitchat

  • 1 ChitChat — Developer(s) Tomis Erwin Stable release 1.2 / December 4, 2004 Operating system Mac OS X Type Instant messaging client …

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  • 2 Chitchat — Chit chat, n. [From {Chat}, by way of reduplication.] Familiar or trifling talk; prattle. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 chitchat — (n.) also chit chat, 1710, diminishing reduplicated form of CHAT (Cf. chat). The verb is attested from 1821. Related: Chitchatting …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 chitchat — [chit′chat΄] n. [redupl. of CHAT1] 1. light, familiar, informal talk; chat; small talk 2. gossip …

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  • 5 chitchat — [“tfittfaet] 1. n. talk; idle talk. □ That’s enough chitchat. Please get to work. □ Please stop the chitchat there in the back ow. 2. n. a short, friendly conversation. □ I’d like to have a little chitchat with you when you have time …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 6 chitchat — I noun light informal conversation for social occasions • Syn: ↑chit chat, ↑chit chat, ↑small talk, ↑gab, ↑gabfest, ↑gossip, ↑tittle tattle, ↑chin wag, ↑ …

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  • 7 chitchat — Synonyms and related words: babble, back fence gossip, backchat, beauty parlor chitchat, cackle, chat, chatter, chitter, chitter chatter, clack, cocktail party chitchat, gabble, gossip, gossiping, gossipmongering, gossipry, groundless rumor, idle …

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  • 8 chitchat — noun Etymology: reduplication of chat Date: 1605 small talk, gossip • chitchat intransitive verb …

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  • 9 chitchat — chitchatty, adj. /chit chat /, n., v., chitchatted, chitchatting. n. 1. light conversation; casual talk; gossip. v.i. 2. to indulge in chitchat; gossip. [1700 10; gradational compound based on CHAT] * * * …

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  • 10 chitchat — chit|chat [ tʃıt,tʃæt ] noun uncount INFORMAL friendly conversation about things that are not very important: Less chitchat please and pay attention, called the teacher …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 chitchat — /ˈtʃɪttʃæt / (say chitchat) noun 1. light conversation; small talk. 2. gossip. {varied reduplication of chat1} …

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  • 12 chitchat —  Casual conversation.  ► “Well intentioned remarks and innocent chitchat during the more informal parts of employment interviews can lead to legal difficulties.” (Law Practice Management, March 1994, p. 50) …

    American business jargon

  • 13 chitchat — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. informal talk, prattle, small talk; see conversation , gossip 1 , talk 5 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) I noun Incessant and usually inconsequential talk: babble, blab, blabber, chat, chatter, jabber, palaver, prate, prattle,… …

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  • 14 chitchat — chit·chat || tʃɪttʃæt n. small talk, pleasant talk, banter …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 chitchat — n 1. small talk, table talk, chatter, chitter chatter, chin chin; gossip, idle talk, talk; tittle tattle, clatter, scandal, Sl. dirt. v 2. gossip, tattle, tittle tattle, talk, Inf. dish the dirt …

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  • 16 chitchat — chit·chat …

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  • 17 chitchat — chit•chat [[t]ˈtʃɪtˌtʃæt[/t]] n. v. chat•ted, chat•ting 1) light conversation; casual talk; gossip 2) to converse lightly or casually • Etymology: 1700–10; gradational compound based on chat chit′chat ty, adj …

    From formal English to slang

  • 18 chitchat —    Ō io io, kamakama ilio, nuku ho omau …

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  • 19 Chitchat on the Nile — (Adrift on the Nile) Directed by Hussein Kamal Starring Emad Hamdy, Ahmed Ramzy, Adel Adham, Mervat Amin, Suhair Ramzi, Neam …

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  • 20 Gopimohan — Infobox Writer name = Gopimohan imagesize = website= birthdate = birth date and age|1974|07|1 | birthdate birth place = height = 5 11 birthname = Gopi Mohan Pinnamaneni othername = Gopi,Mohan,Gops mother Tongue = Telugu spouse = Praveena… …

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