개미집 낙 곱새전국출장[Talk:Za32]

  • 21talk through one's hat — {v. phr.}, {informal} To say something without knowing or understanding the facts; talk foolishly or ignorantly. * /John said that the earth is nearer the sun in summer, but the teacher said he was talking through his hat./ …

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  • 22talk turkey — {v. phr.}, {informal} To talk about something in a really businesslike way; talk with the aim of getting things done. * /Charles said, Now, let s talk turkey about the bus trip. The fact is, it will cost each student $1.50. / * /The father always …

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  • 23talk up — {v.} 1. To speak in favor or support of. * /Let s talk up the game and get a big crowd./ 2. To speak plainly or clearly. * /The teacher asked the student to talk up./ Syn.: SPEAK UP. 3. {informal} To say what you want or think; say what someone… …

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  • 24back talk — {n.} A sassy, impudent reply. * /Such back talk will get you nowhere, young man!/ See: TALK BACK …

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  • 25double-talk — {n.} 1. Something said that is worded, either on purpose or by accident, so that it may be understood in two or more different ways. * /The politician avoided the question with double talk./ 2. Something said that does not make sense; mixed up… …

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  • 26engage in small talk — {v. phr.} To converse with a stranger or casual acquaintance about matters of no great importance in order to make the time go faster. * /The patients in the doctor s waiting room engaged in small talk complaining about the hot weather./ …

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  • 27gut talk — {n. phr.} Sincere, honest talk. * /We admire people who speak gut talk and tell exactly what they think and feet./ …

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  • 28have a heart-to-heart talk — {v. phr.} To confide in someone with great intimacy. * /Jill and her mother had a heart to heart talk before she decided to move in with Andrew./ …

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  • 29pep talk — {n.}, {informal} A speech that makes people feel good so they will try harder and not give up. * /The football coach gave the team a pep talk./ * /Mary was worried about her exams, but felt better after the teacher s pep talk./ …

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  • 30sales talk — {n.} A speech made to point out all the good reasons why the sale would help someone who might buy the product. * /Mrs. Goldsmith gave the man a good sales talk about the new house./ * /The coach gave a sales talk on exercise in the school… …

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  • 31small talk — {n. phr.} General idle conversation. * /At the party there was the usual kind of small talk about the cost of living increase and the war in Africa./ …

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  • 32sweet talk — 1. {n.}, {informal} Too much praise; flattery. * /Sometimes a girl s better judgment is overcome by sweet talk./ 2. {v.}, {informal} To get what you want by great praise; flatter. * /Polly could sweet talk her husband into anything./ …

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  • 33talk — See: DOUBLE TALK, PEP TALK, SALES TALK, SWEET TALK …

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  • 34talk a blue streak — {v. phr.}, {informal} To talk on and on, usually very fast. * /Sue is a nice girl but after one drink she talks a blue streak and won t stop./ …

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  • 35talk big — {v.}, {informal} To talk boastfully; brag. * /He talks big about his pitching, but he hasn t won a game./ …

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  • 36talk in circles — {v. phr.} To waste time by saying words that don t mean very much. * /After three hours at the negotiating table, the parties decided to call it quits because they realized that they had been talking in circles./ …

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  • 37talk into — {v.} 1. To get (someone) to agree to; make (someone) decide on (doing something) by talking; persuade to. Used with a verbal noun. * /Bob talked us into walking home with him./ Compare: TALK OVER(2). Contrast TALK OUT OF. 2. To cause to be in or… …

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  • 38talk of the town — {n. phr.} Something that has become so popular or prominent that everyone is discussing it. * /Even after three decades, Picasso s famous metal statue is still the talk of the town in Chicago./ …

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  • 39talk out — {v.} To talk all about and leave nothing out; discuss until everything is agreed on; settle. * /After their quarrel, Jill and John talked things out and reached full agreement./ …

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  • 40talk out of — {v.} 1. To persuade not to; make agree or decide not to. Used with a verbal noun. * /Mary s mother talked her out of quitting school./ Contrast: TALK INTO. 2. To allow to go or get out by talking; let escape by talking. * /Johnny is good at… …

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