Definition of 'conversational'
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Their conversational styles could not have been more different. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Once a husband and wife led us in an almost conversational style of prayer. Christianity Today (2000)Their conversational manner meant that they usually went down well. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We recommend that you memorise it for easy conversational reference to horse racing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Has the theory of the solar system been advanced by graceful manners and conversational tact? Middlemarch (1872)Your conversational tone becomes one that is generally challenging and few people will choose to have anything to do with you. Coping with Stress at Work (1988)The abrasive edge melted and his manner became more conversational, drawing his audience in. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Back then, his conversational style was combative in the extreme. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The costumes are modern and the tone is conversational, which can jar with the baroque language. Times, Sunday Times (2012)His conversational style is combative. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Because my style is conversational. The Sun (2010)Much of the poem is written in a fairly straightforward style, as befitting both its broadly satirical content and conversational tone. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)Why don't men of this age think about their appearance, their conversational skills? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The clips all share a rough, choppy style, as clunky as their conversational tone. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His soft, reflective, conversational style is outstanding. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It sprang, in the first instance, from the conversational tone and narrative imagery of his lyrics. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Here, his style is easy, conversational and vivid as he delves into his back catalogue of personal memories. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We've tried to have a sense of the movement of the camera alongside, so it has a more conversational tone. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Of course, that tendency is endemic in sports broadcasting, to the extent that it is almost a conversational tic for presenters and pundits. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'conversational'
British English: conversational ADJECTIVE
Conversational means relating to, or similar to, casual and informal talk.
What is refreshing is the author's easy, conversational style.
Definition of conversational from the Collins English Dictionary
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