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talked, past participle; talked, past tense; talks, 3rd person singular present; talking, present participle;
  1. Speak in order to give information or express ideas or feelings; converse or communicate by spoken words
    • - the two men talked
    • - we'd sit and talk about jazz
    • - it was no use talking to Anthony
    • - you're talking rubbish
  2. Have the power of speech
    • - he can talk as well as you or I can
  3. Discuss personal or intimate feelings
    • - we need to talk, Maggie
  4. Have formal dealings or discussions; negotiate
    • - they won't talk to the regime that killed their families
  5. Discuss something thoroughly

  6. Address (someone) in a hectoring or self-important way without listening to their replies
    • - he never talked at you
  7. Reprimand or scold (someone)
    • - someone will have to talk to Lily
  8. Used to emphasize the seriousness, importance, or extent of the thing one is mentioning or in the process of discussing
    • - we're talking big money
  9. Use (a particular language) in speech
    • - we were talking German
  10. Persuade or cause (someone) to do something by talking
    • - don't try to talk me into acting as a go-between
  11. Reveal secret or confidential information; betray secrets

  12. Gossip
    • - you'll have the whole school talking

  1. exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words"
  2. (talk) express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
  3. discussion; (`talk about' is a less formal alternative for `discussion of'); "his poetry contains much talk about love and anger"
  4. (talk) speak: use language; "the baby talks already"; "the prisoner won't speak"; "they speak a strange dialect"
  5. (talk) the act of giving a talk to an audience; "I attended an interesting talk on local history"
  6. (talk) lecture: a speech that is open to the public; "he attended a lecture on telecommunications"
  7. ((It's Not Me) Talking) "(It's Not Me) Talking" is the first single by New Wave band A Flock of Seagulls recorded in 1981 from their second album Listen. ...
  8. (Talk (film)) Talk is a 1994 Australian film directed by Susan Lambert and starring Victoria Longley and Angie Milliken.
  9. (Talk (magazine)) Talk was an American magazine which was published from 1999 to 2001.
  10. (Talk (Paul Kelly album)) Talk is the debut album by Australian rock group Paul Kelly and the Dots and was originally released on 30 March 1981 by Mushroom Records and re-released in 1990. ...
  11. (Talk (play)) "Talk" is an Obie award winning play written by Carl Hancock Rux, first produced at the Joseph Papp Public Theater New York Shakespeare Festival about the strife between art and politics, race and reason, mixing experimental theater, Greek choruses, jazz-like rhetorical ...
  12. (Talk (software)) talk was a program originally used for live text communication between different users of a single multi-user computer running the Unix operating system. In 1983, a new version of talk was introduced as a Unix command with BSD v4. ...
  13. (talk) A conversation or discussion; A lecture; A major topic of social discussion; Empty boasting, promises or claims; To communicate, usually by means of speech; To discuss; Confess, especially implicating others; Criticize someone for something of which one is guilty oneself; Gossip
  14. (talking) The action of the verb to talk
  15. (talk) A protocol which allows two people on remote computers to communicate in a real-time fashion. See also: Internet Relay Chat.
  17. (TALK) Teach and Learn in Korea (visit our TALK pages)
  18. (TALK) is rarely used in the imperative, but can carry a negative message
  19. (Talk) A protocol that lets two users talk to one another in real time via their keyboards. Unlike many real-time protocols, which transmit lines of text broken by carriage returns, talk transmits every keystroke as it's entered.
  20. (Talk) Conversation and interview radio format.
  21. (Talk) Meet other White Nationalists for romance or friendship.
  22. (Talk) Presentation about a particular career area, e.g. Teaching, or by an employer.
  23. (Talk) Real time chatting on the Internet. A talk application allows you to type a message to another user who is also active on his/her computer.
  24. (Talk) Some people think 'tis an odd thing, but I'm even trying to learn new languages!
  25. (Talk) To open and close the mouth rapidly while the bellows in the throat pumps out the gas in the brain.