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Synonyms for talk

discuss

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gossip

speak

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

utter

talk about or of something or someone

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talk back

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talk big

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talk down to someone

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talk someone into something

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talk someone out of something

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  • 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

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

Synonyms for talk

to engage in spoken exchange

to direct speech to

Synonyms

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

discussion

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

References in classic literature ?
He never talks about dead things or things that are ill.
It seemed so queer that they had talked so much and never remembered this simple thing that they laughed more than ever, because they had got into the humor to laugh at anything.
He talked to the nurse for a few minutes when she came into the room and said a few words of warning to Colin.
"Well, den, she ain't got no business to talk like either one er the yuther of 'em.
And the birds who flew to other countries in the winter told the animals in foreign lands of the wonderful doctor of Puddleby-on-the-Marsh, who could understand their talk and help them in their troubles.
Do you know, he is the brightest, the most intellectual, man I have ever talked with.
Martin talked for fifteen minutes with him, nor could Ruth have wished better behavior on her lover's part.
That fact, together with other facts, had been made clear by their twenty minutes' talk, although how they had come to these conclusions they could not have said.
Rachel explained that most people had hitherto been symbols; but that when they talked to one they ceased to be symbols, and became--"I could listen to them for ever!" she exclaimed.
She then put down her needle, and explained a plan which had come into her head as they talked. Instead of wandering on down the Amazons until she reached some sulphurous tropical port, where one had to lie within doors all day beating off insects with a fan, the sensible thing to do surely was to spend the season with them in their villa by the seaside, where among other advantages Mrs.
This conversation was maintained, since it rested on allusions to what could not be talked on in that room--that is to say, of the relations of Tushkevitch with their hostess.
On the way back Griffiths talked gaily and seemed indifferent to the fact that Philip answered in monosyllables.
And we shall have time to talk it over to-morrow night when the business is done.
"I am so excited to add Will Johnson's program to the K-Star schedule," says Angeline Marie, Program Director at K-Star Talk Radio Network.
Days before, on July 29, the pensioner had been cut off by Talk Talk and her family had desperately tried to have her phone line reconnected.