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Definition of talk:

  1. Report; rumor; as, to hear talk of war.
  2. Subject of discourse; as, his achievment is the talk of the town.
  3. The act of talking; especially, familiar converse; mutual discourse; that which is uttered, especially in familiar conversation, or the mutual converse of two or more.
  4. To cause to be or become by talking.
  5. To confer; to reason; to consult.
  6. To consume or spend in talking; - often followed by away; as, to talk away an evening.
  7. To deliver in talking; to speak; to utter; to make a subject of conversation; as, to talk nonsense; to talk politics.
  8. To prate; to speak impertinently.
  9. To speak freely; to use for conversing or communicating; as, to talk French.
  10. To utter words; esp., to converse familiarly; to speak, as in familiar discourse, when two or more persons interchange thoughts.


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Usage examples:

  • Then, dear, I want to talk with you.

    - "The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him", Paul Leicester Ford.
  • I'll talk to them.

    - "Super Man and the Bug Out", Cory Doctorow.
  • There is talk of it now."

    - "Mystery Ranch", Arthur Chapman.