Talk and Word

Talk

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Talk noun – Information or opinion that is widely disseminated without any authority or confirmation of accuracy.
Usage example: her wild behavior is exciting some lurid talk

Word is a synonym for talk in gossip topic. In some cases you can use "Word" instead the word "Talk" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: talking, talkative, talker, talkie
Synonyms for Talk

Word

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Word noun – Information or opinion that is widely disseminated without any authority or confirmation of accuracy.
Usage example: don't tell anyone I told you about the shake-up, but that's the word right now

Talk is a synonym for word in statement topic. You can use "Talk" instead the word "Word" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as rumour, gossip, discussion.
Nearby Words: wordy, wordless, wording, worded, wordily
Synonyms for Word

How words are described

good good talk good word
nice nice talk nice word
long long talk long word
similar similar talk similar word
Other adjectives: simple, dirty, little, important, secret, new, final, last, occasional, different, said, generic.

Common collocations

way talk way word way
characters talk characters word characters
times talk times word times

Both words in one sentence

  • Reportedly, the British find Germans rude for not using small talk, while Germans consider small talk to be dishonest and don't have a native word for the concept in their language.
  • Theatre / Measure for Measure Lucio is as good as his word: he brings word to Isabella, Claudio's only family, and encourages her when she goes to talk to Angelo for the first time.
  • Western Animation / Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas In the Norwegian dub, when Kale is enthralled by the sirens and says "Let's talk love", the word he uses in Norwegian is an old-fashioned word for "lovemaking".
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Word and Talk. (2016). Retrieved 2020, December 04, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/talk/word
Talk & Word. N.p., 2016. Web. 04 Dec. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/talk/word>.
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