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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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Tenders are invited for AMC of Talk Back System at Mayur Bhawan in connection with A/R and M/O Fire Alarm, Detection and PA cum talk back system installed in various NDMC buildings during 2016-2017.
AJC Sports Plus's allows sports fans to enjoy up-to-the-minute weblogs (also known as "blogs") written by AJC reporters and columnists covering the Atlanta Braves and other sports teams, and a unique opportunity to talk back to AJC reporters, columnists and other sports fans.
Tenders are invited for Annual Maintenance contract of Talk Back System at Chanakya Bhawan In Connection With Annual repair & Maintenance Operation Fire Alarm Detection and PA cum talk back system installed in various NDMC buildings during 2016 2017
Tenders are invited for Round The Clock Operation And Mainenance Of Manual Fire Alarm Automatic Fire Alarm Talk Back And Pa System At Nai Main And Annexe Building In Connection With Repiar Maintenance Operation Manual Fire Alarm Automatic Fire Alarm Talk Back And Pa System At Nai Janpath New Delhi
Additionally, the company was the first to launch an interactive, conversational speech recognition product which allows the user to talk back and forth with their PC in real-time.
Tenders are invited for Annual Maintenance Contract for Public Address cum Talk Back System at Palika Kendra Mayur Bhawan Chankya Bhawan Palika Bazar NDCC II and Charak Palika Hospital Moti Bagh New Delhi in connection with annual repair & maintenance operation Fire Alarm, Detection and P.
They learned Brittney could understand every word they said, she just couldn't talk back or respond to them.
Jaime Lira, 13, who said he used to talk back to teachers before the program, was nervous about graduation and how his dog, Tupac, a Beagle mix, was going to react.
Conversational speech recognition allows consumers to control devices with their own voices and, since the device can also talk back and help guide the user, no user training is required.
1 million Juvenile Fillies: Asher, Cash Run, Chilukki, Darling My Darling, Finder's Fee, Scratch Pad, Spain, Surfside, Talk Back, Warrior Queen.
This will be accomplished through public outreach, educational activities, and joint polling by Gallup and the NCC's Annenberg Center for Education and Outreach, starting with the 2003 NCC/Gallup Talk Back Study.
Characters from HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES interact with the viewer, telling them what to do, where to go and even talk back to them when a timely decision isn't made.
I stopped talking, I listen, do my work, don't talk back and cooperate.