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A casual talk; confabulation.
intr.v. (kən-făb′, kŏn′făb′) con·fabbed, con·fab·bing, con·fabs
To talk casually.
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a conversation or chat
vb, -fabs, -fabbing or -fabbed
(intr) to converse
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con•fab(n. ˈkɒn fæb; v. kənˈfæb, ˈkɒn fæb)
n., v. -fabbed, -fab•bing. Informal. n.
1. a confabulation.v.i.
2. to confabulate
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Past participle: confabbed
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|Noun||1.||confab - an informal conversation |
conversation - the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.
|Verb||1.||confab - talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"|
chew the fat, chitchat, chit-chat, claver, jaw, natter, shoot the breeze, chat, chaffer, confabulate, gossip, chatter, visit
|2.||confab - have a conference in order to talk something over; "We conferred about a plan of action"|
hash out, talk over, discuss - speak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion; "We discussed our household budget"
collogue - confer secretly
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confab[ˈkɒnfæb] n (fam) to have a confab → fare una chiacchieratina
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