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chitchat (ˈtʃɪtˌtʃæt Pronunciation for chitchat



  1. talk of a gossipy nature


-chats, -chatting, -chatted
  1. (intransitive) to gossip

Example Sentences Including 'chitchat'

Actually, Wink is a superbly observed and played character, always apt to lapse into aggressively goofy or earnestly gormless chitchat.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
I stood in the doorway for a moment, gathering my energy for polite chitchat.
Wood, Ted Fools Gold
IT'S MY PARTY Parties with a purpose Bored by the usual cocktail chitchat ?
Globe and Mail (2003)
Most of my scenes were with him, so there was a lot of time to chitchat.
Maxim (2004)
Mr. Dickson remembers that a telephone call to his friend meant a brisk talk to convey a message and no idle chitchat.
Globe and Mail (2003)
There was a few moments ' silence and then he said, `Sorry, I'm not very good at social chitchat either really -- better with hamsters.
Sue Welfare FALLEN WOMEN (2002)
They don't want no idle chitchat , nor jukeboxes, nor darts, snooker, fruit machines or bloody pub quizzes, nor nothing along those lines.
Christina Jones TICKLED PINK (2002)


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