chatPronunciation: (chat), [key]
—v., chat•ted, chat•ting,
to converse in a familiar or informal manner.
chat up, Chiefly Brit.
to talk flirtatiously with.
to talk to in a friendly, open way.
informal conversation: We had a pleasant chat.
any of several small Old World thrushes, esp. of the genus Saxicola,
having a chattering cry.
See yellow-breasted chat.
(esp. in Bordeaux wines) Château.
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