Express and Talk


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Express verb – To convey in appropriate or telling terms.
Usage example: could you express your opinion of the book in words a little more precise than “lousy”?

Talk is a synonym for express in words topic. In some cases you can use "Talk" instead a verb "Express", when it comes to topics like speak.
Nearby Words: expression, expressive, expressed, expressly, expressing
Synonyms for Express


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Talk verb – To give a formal often extended talk on a subject.
Express is a synonym for talk in utter topic. Sometimes you can use "Express" instead a verb "Talk", if it concerns topics such as words, inform.
Nearby Words: talking, talkative, talker, talkie
Synonyms for Talk

How words are described

human human express human talk
nice nice express nice talk
special special express special talk
short short express short talk
Other adjectives: single.

Common collocations

way express way talk way

Both words in one sentence

  • He seems to be able to talk to her by the time he's a teenager, but is unable to express his feelings for her until the night under the Highwind.
  • Video Game / Ōkami Heroic Mime: Amaterasu, being a wolf, doesn't talk; she makes various wolfish noises and finds other ways to express her emotions instead.
  • Blowing a Raspberry She can't talk at the time, so it is the easiest way to quickly express her sentiment.
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