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chat·ty

 (chăt′ē)
adj. chat·ti·er, chat·ti·est
1. Inclined to chat; friendly and talkative.
2. Full of or in the style of light informal talk: a chatty letter.

chat′ti·ly adv.
chat′ti·ness n.

chatty

(ˈtʃætɪ)
adj, -tier or -tiest
1. full of trivial conversation; talkative
2. informal and friendly; gossipy: a chatty letter.
ˈchattily adv
ˈchattiness n

chat•ty

(ˈtʃæt i)

adj. -ti•er, -ti•est.
1. characterized by a friendly, informal conversational style: a long, chatty letter.
2. given to chatting.
[1755–65]
chat′ti•ly, adv.
chat′ti•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.chatty - full of trivial conversation; "kept from her housework by gabby neighbors"
voluble - marked by a ready flow of speech; "she is an extremely voluble young woman who engages in soliloquies not conversations"
2.chatty - prone to friendly informal communication
communicatory, communicative - able or tending to communicate; "was a communicative person and quickly told all she knew"- W.M.Thackeray

chatty

adjective talkative, informal, effusive, garrulous, gabby (informal), gossipy, newsy (informal) She's quite a chatty person.
quiet, silent, taciturn

chatty

adjective
1. Given to conversation:
Slang: gabby.
2. In the style of conversation:
Translations
مُؤانِس، وَدودمُحِبٌّ للحَديث
hovornýpřátelskýupovídaný
causerendeuformel
puheliassuulas
beszédescsevegõcsevegőfecsegő
í léttum dúrskrafhreyfinn
gevezekonuşkansamimisohbet eder gibi

chatty

[ˈtʃætɪ] ADJ (chattier (compar) (chattiest (superl))) [person] → hablador; [letter] → afectuoso y lleno de noticias; [style] → informal

chatty

[ˈtʃæti] adj
[style] → familier/ière
[person] → bavard(e)chat-up line [ˌtʃætʌpˈlaɪn] n (British)
That's his usual chat-up line → C'est son entrée en matière habituelle pour draguer.

chatty

adj (+er) persongeschwätzig, schwatzhaft; written in a chatty styleim Plauderton geschrieben

chatty

[ˈtʃætɪ] adj (person) → ciarliero/a; (style) → familiare

chat

(tʃӕt) past tense past participle ˈchatted verb
to talk in a friendly and informal way. They chatted about the weather.
noun
(a) friendly and informal talk. a chat over coffee; women's chat.
ˈchatty adjective
1. fond of chatting. a chatty old lady.
2. having a friendly style. a chatty letter.
References in classic literature ?
On the contrary, he sat rather mute and receptive before her chatty eagerness to make him feel at home and in face of Gaston's frank and wordy hospitality.
Weston was chatty and convivial, and no friend to early separations of any sort; but at last the drawingroom party did receive an augmentation.
Conversation however was not wanted, for Sir John was very chatty, and Lady Middleton had taken the wise precaution of bringing with her their eldest child, a fine little boy about six years old, by which means there was one subject always to be recurred to by the ladies in case of extremity, for they had to enquire his name and age, admire his beauty, and ask him questions which his mother answered for him, while he hung about her and held down his head, to the great surprise of her ladyship, who wondered at his being so shy before company, as he could make noise enough at home.
It appeared from this report that Dick had been going about for nearly a month with a girl in the Vale - a Miss Van Tromp; that she lived near Lord Trevanion's upper wood; that recently Miss Van Tromp's papa had returned home from foreign parts after a prolonged absence; that this papa was an old gentleman, very chatty and free with his money in the public-house - whereupon Mr.
He found her as handsome as she had been last year; as good natured, and as unaffected, though not quite so chatty.
So Adam got on his horse again and rode to the town, putting up at the old inn and taking a hasty dinner there in the company of the too chatty landlord, from whose friendly questions and reminiscences he was glad to escape as soon as possible and set out towards Sloman's End.
He had the best right to be the talker; and the delight of his sensations in being again in his own house, in the centre of his family, after such a separation, made him communicative and chatty in a very unusual degree; and he was ready to give every information as to his voyage, and answer every question of his two sons almost before it was put.
That is to say, she was CHATTY; and to be chatty is no slight recommendation at sea.
Her children were living and married and happy, but she had given up her home, sold it--the pretty place with the hospitable yard that used to seem to be fairly spilling over with wholesome, boisterous boys and chatty, beribboned little girls.
Under its genial influence the gloomy and morose become jovial and chatty.
We got into such a chatty state that night, through Ada and my guardian drawing me out to tell them all about Caddy, that I went on prose, prose, prosing for a length of time.
The messenger was a chatty soul and loved a bit of gossip dearly; besides, the pot of ale warmed his heart; so that, settling himself in an easy corner of the inn bench, while the host leaned upon the doorway and the hostess stood with her hands beneath her apron, he unfolded his budget of news with great comfort.