collocutor

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collocutor

(ˈkɒləˌkjuːtə)
n
a person who talks or engages in conversation with another
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The collocutors agreed that Serbia had proved itself to be a reliable partner to the EU with its efforts to preserve regional stability and fight against terrorism, radicalism and extremism.
It is for this reason that they have always wanted to see Turkey rather than the Turkish Cypriots as their collocutors, ignoring the internal dynamics of Turkish Cypriot society", Burcu said.
The Arabs have already been told by their Russian collocutors that Putin, being the old KGB boss that he was, personally sent a message to Erdogan after learning of the coup from Turkish army communications, which were picked up and listened to by Russian technicians at their air base just outside Lattakia in Syria," he added.
The manic often makes surprising jokes or observations, given his mobile attention and pithy perception, while the collocutors become contaminated by the atmosphere.
means as a matter of fact to participate in a true <<community>> (if not in a ville-refuge, to say it with Derrida) of questions and responsibilities: as if we were all visiting (and building) a place of <<souvereign hospitality^ (communaute de la question sur la possibilite de la question), a kind of a privileged place which never suppresses the reflexive liberty of each of the collocutors, which rather stimulates it
Kurds and Turks are mutual collocutors of the solution.
Manipulators attempt to control their collocutors by artful, insidious means, so as to gain some personal benefit.
The beloved is only one of the poet's silent collocutors.
The collocutors concluded that the common prosperity, progress and stability of the countries of the Western Balkans were key factors for the development of the region.
The collocutors concluded that the way was open to importing food products from Serbia, especially meat, fruit and vegetables, and that there was a particular interest in forming joint ventures in the military contracting industry to broach third-party markets.
More sophisticated collocutors find themselves in a dilemma: When should they act upon the obvious meaning, and when should they reverse it?
The collocutors also stressed that local communities were the foundation of every democratic society and deserve more attention from higher levels of government.