What does Conversation mean?

Definitions for Conversation
ˌkɒn vərˈseɪ ʃənCon·ver·sa·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Conversation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conversationnoun

    the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.

Wiktionary

  1. conversationnoun

    Interaction; commerce or intercourse with other people; dealing with others.

    Etymology: From conversation, from conversationem, accusative singular of conversatio, from conversor.

  2. conversationnoun

    Behaviour, the way one conducts oneself; a person's way of life.

    Etymology: From conversation, from conversationem, accusative singular of conversatio, from conversor.

  3. conversationnoun

    Sexual intercourse.

    Etymology: From conversation, from conversationem, accusative singular of conversatio, from conversor.

  4. conversationnoun

    Expression and exchange of individual ideas through talking with other people; also, a set instance or occasion of such talking.

    I had an interesting conversation with Nicolas yesterday about how much he's getting paid.

    Etymology: From conversation, from conversationem, accusative singular of conversatio, from conversor.

  5. conversationnoun

    The back-and-forth play of the blades in a bout.

    Etymology: From conversation, from conversationem, accusative singular of conversatio, from conversor.

  6. conversationverb

    To engage in conversation (with).

    Etymology: From conversation, from conversationem, accusative singular of conversatio, from conversor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conversationnoun

    general course of conduct; behavior

  2. Conversationnoun

    familiar intercourse; intimate fellowship or association; close acquaintance

  3. Conversationnoun

    commerce; intercourse; traffic

  4. Conversationnoun

    colloquial discourse; oral interchange of sentiments and observations; informal dialogue

  5. Conversationnoun

    sexual intercourse; as, criminal conversation

Freebase

  1. Conversation

    Conversation is a form of interactive, spontaneous communication between two or more people who are following rules of etiquette. It is polite give and take of subjects thought of by people talking with each other for company. Conversation analysis is a branch of sociology which studies the structure and organization of human interaction, with a more specific focus on conversational interaction.

Editors Contribution

  1. conversation

    The ability to talk socially with others.

    The art of conversation is speaking and listening.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 25, 2020  
  2. conversation

    To share expression through the voice, speech, language, words, text or a form of communication.

    They love to have a conversation as they love each other very much.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 7, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Conversation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2055

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Conversation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1202

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Conversation' in Nouns Frequency: #723

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Conversation in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Conversation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Conversation in a Sentence

  1. Joe Rogan:

    Truth is though, I am still glad I did it. My three-hour-long conversation wasn't just with Rogan. If just a few of his listeners were convinced, it will have been well worth it.

  2. Camonghne Felix:

    Too many campaigns begin with the same structure that they had 30 years ago. Too many campaigns are having the same tired conversation about how to integrate digital, as if it's a weird thing on the side instead of a central part of the campaign.

  3. David Dao attorney:

    I'm not looking for a telephone conversation with Mr. United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz, i'd rather United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz spend United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz time changing the culture of United Airlines.

  4. Katelyn Brewer:

    We've had a couple of conversations about it internally and when it first sort of all came to a head, what, five months ago, we definitely talked about whether or not to say something and we did see other organizations release statements, at Darkness to Light we have a number of corporate values, but one of them is to honor the voice of victims and survivors. And we did not feel that we were standing true to ourselves if we sort of wrapped ourselves up in the conversation around QAnon, because it doesn't honor the voice of victims and survivors.

  5. Nikos Christodoulides:

    The president of the republic had a long conversation with Mr Akinci and they agreed to meet at noon on Saturday.

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