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noun chat pronunciation in British English /tʃæt/
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singularchat
pluralchats
  1. [countable] a friendly conversation
    I just rang up for a chat.
    have a chat (with someone): I had an interesting chat with his sister.
    chat about: I hear you two have been having a cosy little chat about me!
    1. a.
      [uncountable] informal talk
      I’ve got no time for idle chat.

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