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How to use colloquy in a sentence

But first he held a whispered colloquy with the Princess, whom he entreated, or persuaded, to re-enter her gorgeous vehicle.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Why should they not dawdle at their labor sitting upon the fence in endless colloquy while the harvest rots upon the stalk?
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
The king endeavoured to persuade his brother to return to his court, when the following colloquy took place between them.
ANCIENT IRISH POETRYVARIOUS
And that insufficient colloquy was the beginning of a prolonged estrangement between us.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Once more Mitchy watched him revolve a little, but now, familiarly yet with a sharp emphasis, he himself resumed their colloquy.
THE AWKWARD AGEHENRY JAMES
She opened it about an inch, and had a long colloquy with some one outside.
SUE, A LITTLE HEROINEL. T. MEADE
During this colloquy, Arima had edged nearer and nearer to the papers.
THE GIRL AND THE BILLBANNISTER MERWIN
But Clyffurde had made no movement during this brief colloquy.
THE BRONZE EAGLEEMMUSKA ORCZY, BARONESS ORCZY
Then followed a heated colloquy, the former, like a Cingalese vendor, having previously made up his mind.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Nevertheless, so cold would he become at times that a heated colloquy would arise between them on the subject of working overtime.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COLLOQUY

  • chat
  • colloquy
  • communication
  • confab
  • confabulation
  • conference
  • conversation
  • converse
  • discourse
  • discussion
  • duologue
  • interlocution
  • lines
  • parlance
  • parley
  • remarks
  • repartee
  • script
  • sides
  • small talk
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