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Informal conversation about other people or unimportant things

conversation

noun

informal talk between people

chat

noun

a friendly conversation

gossip

noun

conversation about unimportant subjects, especially people’s private lives

chatter

noun

continuous fast informal talk, usually about unimportant subjects

banter

noun

friendly conversation in which people tell jokes and laugh at each other

small talk

noun

informal conversation about things that are not important

chit-chat

noun

friendly conversation about things that are not very important

natter

noun

a conversation with a friend about unimportant things

repartee

noun

conversation that is full of clever and funny comments

talk

noun

ordinary conversations between people

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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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