talk mention

  • 1 talk in terms of something — phrase to mention a piece of information as a possibility They were talking in terms of £20 million being made available. Thesaurus: to mention something, or to be mentionedsynonym to admit that something is truesynonym Main entry: talk …

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  • 2 mention — I (reference) noun allegation, allusion, assertion, commemoratio, comment, communication, enlightenment, expression, hint, implication, indication, indirect hint, inference, insinuation, intimation, mentio, note, passing word, recital, recitation …

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  • 3 talk about — index discuss, mention, remark Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 talk of — verb discuss or mention (Freq. 3) They spoke of many things • Syn: ↑talk about • Hypernyms: ↑talk, ↑speak, ↑utter, ↑mouth, ↑verbalize, ↑ …

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  • 5 mention — men|tion1 W1S1 [ˈmenʃən] v [T] 1.) to talk or write about something or someone, usually quickly and without saying very much or giving details ▪ Was my name mentioned at all? ▪ Some of the problems were mentioned in his report. mention sth to sb… …

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  • 6 talk — talk1 [ tɔk ] verb *** ▸ 1 communicate ▸ 2 discuss ▸ 3 give lecture ▸ 4 give secret information ▸ 5 achieve something by talking ▸ 6 send information ▸ 7 have power to persuade ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive to use words to communicate: Can their… …

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  • 7 mention — 1 / menSFn/ verb (T) 1 to talk about something or someone in a conversation, piece of writing etc, especially without saying very much or giving details: As I mentioned earlier, this has been a very successful year for our company. | Jill… …

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  • 8 talk — v. & n. v. 1 intr. (often foll. by to, with) converse or communicate ideas by spoken words. 2 intr. have the power of speech. 3 intr. (foll. by about) a have as the subject of discussion. b (in imper.) colloq. as an emphatic statement (talk about …

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  • 9 talk — 1. verb 1) I was talking to a friend Syn: speak, chat, chatter, gossip, prattle, babble, rattle on, blather; informal yak, gab, jaw, chew the fat, natter, rap 2) you re talking garbage Syn …

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  • 10 talk about — verb 1. to consider or examine in speech or writing (Freq. 40) The author talks about the different aspects of this question The class discussed Dante s Inferno • Syn: ↑discourse, ↑discuss • Derivationally related forms: ↑disc …

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  • 11 talk - speak — Speak and talk have very similar meanings, but there are some differences in the ways in which they are used. When you mention that someone is using his or her voice to produce words, you usually say that they are speaking. He hadn t looked at me …

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  • 12 talk — I. verb Etymology: Middle English; akin to Old English talu tale Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to deliver or express in speech ; utter 2. to make the subject of conversation or discourse ; discuss < talk business > …

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  • 13 talk — I. v. n. 1. Speak, converse. 2. Confer, reason, deliberate. 3. Prattle, prate. II. v. a. 1. Speak, use for conversing. 2. Speak, utter, mention in speaking. III. n …

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  • 14 talk in terms of something — to mention a piece of information as a possibility They were talking in terms of £20 million being made available …

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  • 15 make mention — talk about, bring up    No one made mention of his research not one word! …

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  • 16 Baby talk — This article is about speech directed at babies. For speech like sounds produced by babies, see babbling. For other uses, see Baby talk (disambiguation). Whoopsie daisy redirects here. For the song by Terri Walker, see L.O.V.E (album). Baby talk …

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  • 17 Car Talk — Genre Automotive repair/advice, Humor Running time ca. 50 min Country United States …

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  • 18 speak - talk — Speak and talk have very similar meanings, but there are some differences in the ways in which they are used. When you mention that someone is using his or her voice to produce words, you usually say that they are speaking. He hadn t looked at me …

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  • 19 I Hear Talk (Bucks Fizz single) — Infobox Single Name = I Hear Talk Artist = Bucks Fizz from Album = I Hear Talk Released = 15 December, 1984 Format = 7 single, 12 single B side = Pulling Me Under [Recorded =] Genre = Pop Length = 4.40 Label = RCA Writer = Andy Hill, Peter… …

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  • 20 mr. mention — I Jamaican Slang Glossary A real ladies man who is the talk of the town so to speak. II Rasta Dictionary Talk of the town, originally talk of the females signifying someone with many female conquests …

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