What does talking mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. talk, talkingnoun

    an exchange of ideas via conversation

    "let's have more work and less talk around here"

Wiktionary

  1. talkingnoun

    The action of the verb to talk

Webster Dictionary

  1. Talking

    of Talk

  2. Talkingadjective

    that talks; able to utter words; as, a talking parrot

  3. Talkingadjective

    given to talk; loquacious

Freebase

  1. Talking

    "Talking" is a single release from British indie rock band The Rifles. It was made available as a free download and on a one-sided 7" vinyl. The song was given the accolade of 'Hottest Record in the World' by BBC Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe, and hit number 48 on the UK Singles Chart on downloads alone. The Rifles released "Talking" as a B-side to their single "The Great Escape" on June 22, 2009.

Editors Contribution

  1. talking

    Verb from of the word talk.

    The sound of the children talking is beautiful to hear.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 2, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'talking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1155

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'talking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #257

How to pronounce talking?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of talking in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of talking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of talking in a Sentence

  1. Steven Mnuchin:

    I don't know what she's talking about.

  2. Tou Thao:

    This is why you don't do drugs, kids, george Floyd's talking, so George Floyd's fine.

  3. Jim Kenney:

    I had the opportunity to speak to the six officers, they're all in good spirits and obviously it was a very traumatic experience for them, i was talking to one of the officers who had the graze wound to the head and he had two little boys -- they looked like they were 9 or 10 years old, 8 or 9 years old -- and kept on thinking about how their lives would have changed with just a little more difference in space.

  4. Julia Louis-Dreyfus:

    I wanted it to have a sort of femininity and a powerful message at the same time because I believe the two can go hand in hand, i liked the idea of talking about fighting.

  5. Alex Jones:

    What you're talking about is old fashioned snake-oil salesmen.

Images & Illustrations of talking

  1. talkingtalkingtalkingtalkingtalking

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