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Synonyms for talk






  • speak
  • speak in
  • communicate in
  • use
  • discourse in
  • converse in
  • express yourself in


talk about or of something or someone


talk back


talk big


talk down to someone


talk someone into something


talk someone out of something


  • dissuade someone from
  • put someone off
  • discourage someone from
  • stop someone from
  • deter someone from
  • advise someone against
  • argue someone out of
  • persuade someone against
  • urge someone against

talk something or someone down: help to land


  • help to land
  • bring to land
  • give landing instructions to

Synonyms for talk

to engage in spoken exchange

to direct speech to


to express oneself in speech

to engage in or spread gossip

to meet and exchange views to reach a decision

to give incriminating information about others, especially to the authorities

talk back: to utter an impertinent rejoinder

talk down: to think, represent, or speak of as small or unimportant

talk into: to succeed in causing (a person) to act in a certain way

talk over: to speak together and exchange ideas and opinions about

talk up: to increase or seek to increase the importance or reputation of by favorable publicity

talk up: to make known vigorously the positive features of (a product)

talk up: to utter an impertinent rejoinder

the faculty, act, or product of speaking

a usually formal oral communication to an audience

the act or process of dealing with another to reach an agreement

Synonyms for talk


the act of giving a talk to an audience

a speech that is open to the public

idle gossip or rumor

deliver a lecture or talk

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I had to spell it out to the players when we got here that those guys wanted to be here, because there was a bit of talk around the group as well about how late they could arrive.
AMID the doom and gloom which continues to dominate talk around the UK economy, it is heartening to see something positive taking off in this region.
A sponsored moderate walk around the Luddite landscape led byKen Dews of North Kirklees Ramblers Association with a talk around the route by Luddite expert J A Hargreaves.
I'm obviously too young to have seen him (Dean) play but so much of the talk around Goodison Park was about the great number nines - the likes of Dean, Dave Hickson and Joe Royle," Sharp added.
We all accept that the supermarket chains are vital to our production industry and so in these show-based meetings HCC will positively talk around how we can work towards developing a supply chain that acts with the strongest commercial focus - but also honours its social and consumer obligations.