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chinwag

(ˈtʃɪnˌwæɡ)
n
informal Brit a chat or gossipy conversation
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

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]
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Translations

chinwag

[ˈtʃɪnwæg] N to have a chinwagcharlar, darle al palique
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

chinwag

[ˈtʃɪnwæg] n (British) to have a chinwag → tailler une bavette
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

chinwag

n (Brit inf) → Schwatz m (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

chinwag

[ˈtʃɪnˌwæg] n (Brit) (fam) to have a chinwagfare una chiacchierata
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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As for my bus stop friends, I really must contact the appropriate authorities and get some seats for our shelter - so we can have a chinwag in comfort!
Having a chinwag this week are Rowan Atkinson - who spills the beans on Johnny English Strikes Again - Jamie Lee Curtis, who's back in a new Halloween film, Gary Barlow with his autobiography, and Jeff Goldblum, who performs a jazz number with Imelda May.
After a chinwag about how best to approach Kath, Robert orchestrates a stunt where Kath drops her keys, which leaves Chrissie in the road as Tim drives straight towards her.
When: Saturday, July 4 from 10am-4pm Where: The Assembly Rooms , Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5XU Organised by: Newcastle Vegan Festival More info: enquiries@veganfestival.co.uk Age UK Gateshead host Big Chinwag What: Age UK Gateshead are inviting their local community along for a Big Chinwag.
Organisers of Chinwag will be welcoming readings of both poetry and prose with performances by guest writers as well as the open mic slot, led by local writer and performer Mike Smith.
If chinwag is to be believed, Nokia is supposedly in talks with a private equity group, Permira, to
New Year's Eve: an old school friend and his wife joining us for a meal, a few drinks and a good chinwag, then on with the TV for the chimes of Big Ben.
IT'S not very often a bona fide rock star pitches up at The Roast so imagine our excitement when Simple Minds frontman Jim Kerr arrived for a chinwag.
Richard Dunne was sat on the pitch having a chinwag with Henry whereas I'd have been wanting to put one on him.
But if any of us calls round for a chinwag, he fobs us off.