Pronunciation of Talking
/tˈɔːkɪŋ/, /tˈɔːkɪŋ/, /t_ˈɔː_k_ɪ_ŋ/

Antonyms for talking:


Synonyms for talking:

Sense 1

explanation, doll, Conferring.

Other synonyms and related words:

public lecture, lecture, explanation, sound, Conferring, talk.

speaking (adjective)

vocalizing, Discussing, Conversing, orating, chattering.

articulation (noun)


speech (noun)

dialog, chat, babbling, recitation, chitchat, speech, vocalization, voice, remark, jabbering, circumlocution, patter, prattle, report, allocution, speaking, oration, spoken word, oral communication, dialect, elocution, locution, discussion, chattering, debate.

talking (noun)

speaking, sound, talk.

conversing (verb)

Chatting, arguing, Parleying, meeting, Discussing, Consulting, confronting, Debating, Conversing.

socializing (verb)

socializing, attending, Befriending, joining, Hosting, hob-nobbing, gathering.

speaking (verb)

preaching, saying, prattling, Remarking, gabbing, chitchatting, tattling, lecturing, voicing, vocalizing, orating, Reciting, Pattering.

Usage examples for talking:

  • " We were talking of the Marquise. - "The Maid of Maiden Lane", Amelia E. Barr.
  • Isn't that Mrs. Chudleigh he's now talking to? - "Blake's Burden", Harold Bindloss.
  • This came of talking business to such a man. - "Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman", F. Hopkinson Smith.

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