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con·fab·u·la·tion

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English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. confabulation

    Conversation (Latin con, with) is, etymologically, an interchange of ideas with some other person or persons. Talk may be wholly one-sided. Many brilliant talkers have been incapable of conversation. There may be intercourse without conversation, as by looks, signs, etc.; communion is of hearts, with or without words; communication is often by writing, and may be uninvited and unreciprocated. Talk may denote the mere utterance of words with little thought; thus, we say idle talk, empty talk, rather than idle or empty conversation. Discourse is now applied chiefly to public addresses. A conference is more formal than a conversation. Dialog denotes ordinarily an artificial or imaginary conversation, generally of two persons, but sometimes of more. A colloquy is indefinite as to number, and generally somewhat informal. Compare BEHAVIOR.

    Synonyms:
    chat, colloquy, communication, communion, conference, conversation, converse, dialogue, discourse, intercourse, parley, talk

    Preposition:
    Conversation with friends; between or among the guests; about a matter.

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chat, confab, confabulation, schmooze, schmoosenoun

    an informal conversation

    Synonyms:
    chat, schmooze, schmoose, confab

  2. confabulationnoun

    (psychiatry) a plausible but imagined memory that fills in gaps in what is remembered

    Synonyms:
    chat, schmoose, confab, schmooze

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. confabulationnoun

    Synonyms:
    [Rare.] prattle, gossip, prate, chat, chit-chat, easy conversation, free and easy talk

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