Discussion and Talk


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Discussion noun – An exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue.
Usage example: the discussion about the club budget went on for hours

Talk is a synonym for discussion in meeting topic. In some cases you can use "Talk" instead a noun "Discussion", when it comes to topics like conversation, discourse, symposium.
Nearby Words: discuss, discussed, discussing, discussable, discussible
Synonyms for Discussion


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Talk noun – An exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue.
Usage example: what good will all this talk do when we need to take action now?

Discussion is a synonym for talk in conversation topic. You can use "Discussion" instead a noun "Talk", if it concerns topics such as meeting, conference, discourse, chat.
Nearby Words: talking, talkative, talker, talkie
Synonyms for Talk

How words are described

good good discussion good talk
nice nice discussion nice talk
long long discussion long talk
similar similar discussion similar talk
Other adjectives: brief, short, honest, simple, romantic, small, serious, little, civil, sexual, important, private, heartfelt, new, religious, political, final, casual, heart-to-heart.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / The Mighty Ducks Gordon's talk with Charlie during the latter half of D3 is similar to Jan's discussion with Gordon in D2.
  • Manga / Yuru-Yuri In Season 2 Episode 10, the girls have a talk at Kiyomizu-dera, alluding to a similar discussion in Lucky Star.
  • Phil Hill, the first American to win a Formula One championship has been described as being uneasy making small talk, but welcoming of a serious discussion on any topic.
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