—v.i. 1. to talk informally with another or others; exchange views, opinions, etc., by talking.
2. Archaic.to maintain a familiar association (usually fol. by with).
3. Obs.to have sexual intercourse (usually fol. by with).
—n. familiar discourse or talk; conversation.
Pronunciation: ( —adj.kun-vûrs', kon'vûrs; —n.kon'vûrs),[key] —adj. opposite or contrary in direction, action, sequence, etc.; turned around.
—n. 1. something opposite or contrary.
2. Logic. a. a proposition obtained from another proposition by conversion.
b. the relation between two terms, one of which is related to the other in a given manner, as “younger than” to “older than.”
3. a group of words correlative with a preceding group but having a significant pair of terms interchanged, as “hot in winter but cold in summer” and “cold in winter but hot in summer.”
Pronunciation: (kon'vûrs),[key] —n. Frederick Shep•herd Pronunciation: (shep'urd),[key] 1871–1940, U.S. composer.