chew the fat

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Verb1.chew the fat - talk socially without exchanging too much informationchew the fat - talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"
converse, discourse - carry on a conversation
jawbone, schmoose, schmooze, shmoose, shmooze - talk idly or casually and in a friendly way
discuter le bout de gras
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They'll help you prop up the bar for a few hours to chew the fat and then make sure everything from your dinner to your room is faultless.
Royal Blue Review is set to become a regular part of the ECHO's post-game analysis as we chew the fat over the big Everton issues.
Then we'd chew the fat about family and Gazette matters.
But NFU Cymru President Stephen James, said: "The Royal Welsh Show is the first time that the industry in its entirety will have gathered together to chew the fat on the referendum result.
The charismatic host will once again chew the fat with stars from stage, screen, TV and sports.
Sydney, Dec 3 ( ANI ): Australian fast bowling coach Craig McDermott welcomed bowlers to his Brisbane home before the Gabba Ashes Test to chew the fat and chew on some sizzling beef, and this could be a reason for the nation's success in the first Ashes Test.
The event will provide the opportunity for business leaders across the country to get together and share their experiences, chew the fat and hear from these speakers about their thoughts on business and how businesses are getting on in these difficult times.
I meet fairly regularly with the analyst at Newcastle Falcons, Martin Hastie, to chew the fat, and with one of the professional football sides.
in autumn people chew the fat off their lives leaving honed bone &
Property experts have met to chew the fat at Coventry law firm Band Hatton's annual residential property buffet.
We meet our friends and chew the fat over a pint or two.
Desmond and I get together occasionally with another old pupil, Donald Swann to chew the fat, but we lost contact with Fred,'' said Geoff.