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 for Talk
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Talk \Talk\, n.
     1. The act of talking; especially, familiar converse; mutual
        discourse; that which is uttered, especially in familiar
        conversation, or the mutual converse of two or more.
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              In various talk the instructive hours they passed.
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              Their talk, when it was not made up of nautical
              phrases, was too commonly made up of oaths and
              curses.                               --Macaulay.
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     2. Report; rumor; as, to hear talk of war.
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              I hear a talk up and down of raising our money.
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     3. Subject of discourse; as, his achievment is the talk of
        the town.
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     Syn: Conversation; colloquy; discourse; chat; dialogue;
          conference; communication. See Conversation.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Talk \Talk\, v. t.
     1. To speak freely; to use for conversing or communicating;
        as, to talk French.
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     2. To deliver in talking; to speak; to utter; to make a
        subject of conversation; as, to talk nonsense; to talk
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     3. To consume or spend in talking; -- often followed by away;
        as, to talk away an evening.
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     4. To cause to be or become by talking. "They would talk
        themselves mad." --Shak.
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     To talk over.
        (a) To talk about; to have conference respecting; to
            deliberate upon; to discuss; as, to talk over a matter
            or plan.
        (b) To change the mind or opinion of by talking; to
            convince; as, to talk over an opponent.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  talk \talk\ (t[add]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. talked (t[add]kt);
     p. pr. & vb. n. talking.] [Cf. LG. talk talk, gabble, Prov.
     G. talken to speak indistinctly; or OD. tolken to interpret,
     MHG. tolkan to interpret, to tell, to speak indistinctly,
     Dan. tolke to interpret, Sw. tolka, Icel. t[=u]lka to
     interpret, t[=u]lkr an interpreter, Lith. tulkas an
     interpreter, tulkanti, tulk[=o]ti, to interpret, Russ.
     tolkovate to interpret, to talk about; or perhaps fr. OE.
     talien to speak (see tale, v. i. & n.).]
     1. To utter words; esp., to converse familiarly; to speak, as
        in familiar discourse, when two or more persons
        interchange thoughts.
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              I will buy with you, sell with you, talk with you,
              walk with you, and so following, but I will not eat
              with you.                             --Shak.
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     2. To confer; to reason; to consult.
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              Let me talk with thee of thy judgments. --Jer. xii.
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     3. To prate; to speak impertinently. [Colloq.]
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     To talk of, to relate; to tell; to give an account of; as,
        authors talk of the wonderful remains of Palmyra. "The
        natural histories of Switzerland talk much of the fall of
        these rocks, and the great damage done." --Addison.
     To talk to, to advise or exhort, or to reprove gently; as,
        I will talk to my son respecting his conduct. [Colloq.]
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