collogue

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col·logue

 (kə-lōg′)
intr.v. col·logued, col·logu·ing, col·logues
1. To be on friendly or intimate terms with someone.
2.
a. To consult or confer with someone.
b. To chat.
3. Chiefly Upper Southern US To conspire; intrigue: "I'm satisfied they're colloguing to beat me out of my place" (Dialect Notes).

[Perhaps alteration (influenced by Latin colloquī, to converse) of colleague, to enter into an alliance, from Old French colleguer, from Latin colligāre, to collect (influenced by Old French collegue, colleague); see colligate.]

collogue

(kɒˈləʊɡ)
vb, collogues, colloguing or collogued
(usually foll: by with) to confer confidentially; intrigue or conspire
[C16: perhaps from obsolete colleague (vb) to be or act as a colleague, conspire, influenced by Latin colloquī to talk with; see colleague]

collogue


Past participle: collogued
Gerund: colloguing

Imperative
collogue
collogue
Present
I collogue
you collogue
he/she/it collogues
we collogue
you collogue
they collogue
Preterite
I collogued
you collogued
he/she/it collogued
we collogued
you collogued
they collogued
Present Continuous
I am colloguing
you are colloguing
he/she/it is colloguing
we are colloguing
you are colloguing
they are colloguing
Present Perfect
I have collogued
you have collogued
he/she/it has collogued
we have collogued
you have collogued
they have collogued
Past Continuous
I was colloguing
you were colloguing
he/she/it was colloguing
we were colloguing
you were colloguing
they were colloguing
Past Perfect
I had collogued
you had collogued
he/she/it had collogued
we had collogued
you had collogued
they had collogued
Future
I will collogue
you will collogue
he/she/it will collogue
we will collogue
you will collogue
they will collogue
Future Perfect
I will have collogued
you will have collogued
he/she/it will have collogued
we will have collogued
you will have collogued
they will have collogued
Future Continuous
I will be colloguing
you will be colloguing
he/she/it will be colloguing
we will be colloguing
you will be colloguing
they will be colloguing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been colloguing
you have been colloguing
he/she/it has been colloguing
we have been colloguing
you have been colloguing
they have been colloguing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been colloguing
you will have been colloguing
he/she/it will have been colloguing
we will have been colloguing
you will have been colloguing
they will have been colloguing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been colloguing
you had been colloguing
he/she/it had been colloguing
we had been colloguing
you had been colloguing
they had been colloguing
Conditional
I would collogue
you would collogue
he/she/it would collogue
we would collogue
you would collogue
they would collogue
Past Conditional
I would have collogued
you would have collogued
he/she/it would have collogued
we would have collogued
you would have collogued
they would have collogued
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.collogue - confer secretly
confer, confab, confabulate, consult - have a conference in order to talk something over; "We conferred about a plan of action"
References in classic literature ?
But, because they knew and loved the lama, because he was an old man, because he sought the Way, because he was their guest, and because he collogued long of nights with the head-priest - as free-thinking a metaphysician as ever split one hair into seventy - they murmured assent.