chinwag

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chinwag

(ˈtʃɪnˌwæɡ)
n
informal Brit a chat or gossipy conversation

chin′wag`

or chin′-wag`,



v. -wagged, -wag•ging,
n. Slang. v.i.
1. to chat idly; gossip.
n.
2. an idle chat; gossiping.
[1875–80]
Translations

chinwag

[ˈtʃɪnwæg] N to have a chinwagcharlar, darle al palique

chinwag

[ˈtʃɪnwæg] n (British) to have a chinwag → tailler une bavette

chinwag

n (Brit inf) → Schwatz m (inf)

chinwag

[ˈtʃɪnˌwæg] n (Brit) (fam) to have a chinwagfare una chiacchierata
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