Talk in a sentence

The word "talk" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of talk and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Talk

  • To utter words; esp., to converse familiarly; to speak, as in familiar discourse, when two or more persons interchange thoughts.
  • To confer; to reason; to consult.
  • To prate; to speak impertinently.
  • To speak freely; to use for conversing or communicating; as, to talk French.
  • To deliver in talking; to speak; to utter; to make a subject of conversation; as, to talk nonsense; to talk politics.
  • To consume or spend in talking; -- often followed by away; as, to talk away an evening.
  • To cause to be or become by talking.
  • 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.
  • Report; rumor; as, to hear talk of war.
  • Subject of discourse; as, his achievment is the talk of the town.
  • the act of giving a talk to an audience
  • an exchange of ideas via conversation
  • discussion; (`talk about' is a less formal alternative for `discussion of')
  • idle gossip or rumor
  • a speech that is open to the public
  • deliver a lecture or talk
  • divulge confidential information or secrets
  • express in speech
  • reveal information
  • exchange thoughts; talk with
  • use language

How to use talk in a sentence. Talk pronunciation.

Of course, or you wouldn't be talking the English language-though I've heard they talk it better in Boston than they do in England, and in Chicago they're making new English every day and improving on the patent.
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Lacey had talked so much, not because he was garrulous only, but because the inquiry in David's eyes was an encouragement to talk.
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He was sitting beside David, and though he asked the question casually, and with apparent intention only of keeping talk going, there was a lurking inquisition in his eye.
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He would talk with Kald, then go again among them all, and so pass out unsuspected and safe.
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Nay, then, I swear it by the tomb of my brother, whom Death met in the highway, and because he loved the sun, and the talk of men, and the ways of women, rashly smote him out of the garden of life into the void.
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If a Man talks to them of leaving the Plays, they wonder what he means, and are ready to take him for a Madman.
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We had heard a world of talk about the marvellous beauty of Lake Tahoe, and finally curiosity drove us thither to see it.
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And so on-day in and day out the talk pelted our ears and the excitement waxed hotter and hotter around us.
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Cart-loads of solid silver bricks, as large as pigs of lead, were arriving from the mills every day, and such sights as that gave substance to the wild talk about me.
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And yet you talk as if I had nothing to do here; whereas you might all have gone a Begging before now, if I had not took you into my Service.
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Prover, _Talk is but Talk, but 'tis Money buys Land_; and I am sure 'twas only for Money to supply you withal, that I have sold mine.
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Can you talk of being with you in the Morning, without blushing?
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Hold, Sir, says she, you talk as if we were already both agreed; but you shall find there will be two Words to the making of that Bargain.
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And I us'd to supply him with Money for his Pocket Expences, furnishing him always with what he wanted; until at last our kindness for each other was taken Notice of by my Husband; who not being willing to have a Publick Talk made of it, gave him up his Indentures when he had a year and a Quarter to serve.
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But now you talk of that, I'll tell you a good Jest was put last Week upon a Friend of mine, a _Linnen-Draper_, who 'tho he'd so much Holland of his own, wou'd needs be taking up of other Folk's.
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But, as I was a saying, he having told some intimate Friends of his, that he had the enjoyment of a very fine Lady: said one of 'em, _Prithee_ Esq, _who is't that helps you to these fine Ladies that you talk of?
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Well, said I, you are a cunning old Woman; but pray let me talk now to your Neice a little.
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Emmeline, after a little more talk, offered to take her visitor over the house, and Miss Derrick had loud praise for everything she saw.
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Mrs. Fentiman, a tall, hard-featured, but amiable lady, had two young children who occupied most of her time; at present one of them was ailing, and the mother could talk of nothing else but this distressing circumstance.
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But I want to talk about Mr. Cobb.
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Examples of Talk

Example #1
If Chicago can't have the newest thing, she won't have anything.
Example #2
But I never saw Quakers anywhere else, and I meant the tribe and not the tent.
Example #3
Whatever his misfortunes in Mexico had been, his forty years sat lightly on him, and his expansive temperament, his childlike sentimentality, gave him an appearance of beaming, sophisticated youth.
Example #4
This is a rotten cotton show.
Example #5
He had seen enough to-night to make him sure that Kaid had once more got the idea of making a European his confidant and adviser; to introduce to his court one of those mad Englishmen who cared nothing for gold-only for power; who loved administration for the sake of administration and the foolish joy of labour.
Example #6
He was now set to see what sort of match this intellect could play, when faced by the inherent contradictions present in all truths or the solutions of all problems.