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noun as in table talk

verb as in yap

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Example Sentences

We made chit chat and talked about The Trilateral Commission in general terms.

Throughout the day, you would overhear chit-chat about the ongoing tug-of-war between libertarians and social conservatives.

This is the kind of thing that makes for backyard fence chit chat, and it can stick like molasses.

There are smiles, idle chit chat, and small courtesies evident as they enter and depart the courtroom.

To Altmann, her Aunt Adele was a serious woman, one who had no use for children or the chit-chat of petty women.

We finish the evening as usual with dominoes and coffee; enjoying many a long and delightful chit-chat with our military friends.

Catherine was coming; to remove the little finger manipulator and to have a chit-chat with me.

The conversation had been chit-chat, as was usual during meal-times, and Mr. Crittenden had contributed little to it.

These rooms were the leading topic of chit chat among the fashionables of London for many weeks afterwards.

All sorts of gossiping and neighborly chit-chat is being interchanged in the little world assembling there.


On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chit-chat, such as: blubbering, burble, chatter, drivel, gab, and gabble.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.