palaver


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Synonyms for palaver

Synonyms for palaver

incessant and usually inconsequential talk

to talk volubly, persistently, and usually inconsequentially

Synonyms for palaver

flattery intended to persuade

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influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering

have a lengthy discussion, usually between people of different backgrounds

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I'm more at home with the hugging and kissing palaver of our friends in the Med.
Looking at the Evening Chronicle about all this fuss and palaver about the dangers of chip pans.
Christian Dailly bagged the winner and Sunderland-born Dillon said: "Forget the palaver that's gone on.
If they had asked the questions at Newbury a month ago, we wouldn't have had all the palaver yesterday.
IN THE expensive palaver of TV reporters dispatched to report the first 'blizzards' of winter, none, on any channel, was standing in more than a couple of inches of snow.
A WRITE PALAVER J Traffic wardens check cars parked near Kate Moss's home SHOCKING 3 Warden wees
And Councillor Dave McLuckie observed: "What a palaver over a name.
Seems like a bit of a palaver to me, especially when the world's best chefs still cannot agree on which is the best method of boiling an egg.
He added: "I'm very happy, but isn't it a shame we have had to go through all this palaver to get it done right?
40pm to "review the historic day" in a look back at Mrs Windsor's annual visit to her colony, and all the palaver going on in Cardiff, or the other side of the moon, or wherever it was.
One would never have trawled all the way up to Edinburgh for that ruddy devolution parade palaver if I'd known they'd build that ruddy eyesore outside my front door.
It can be such a palaver buying a single, there is not a record store on every corner and when I went into one the other day I could not even find the singles' department.
Made the whole paddle brush palaver easier - my hair definitely dried sleeker than normal.
THOSE with genuine talent wouldn't go through all the palaver of shows such as The X Factor.