What does talking mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. talk, talking(noun)

    an exchange of ideas via conversation

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

Wiktionary

  1. talking(Noun)

    The action of the verb to talk

Webster Dictionary

  1. Talking

    of Talk

  2. Talking(adj)

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

  3. Talking(adj)

    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  

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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say talking in sign language?

  1. talking

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. Tony Reardon:

    This shutdown, even if it lasts a total of, say, days, two weeks or a month or whatever it lasts, the impact on employees is going to haunt them for a very, very long time. I'm talking about years.

  2. Chief Executive Officer David Roberts:

    I expect them to want to work with us, we need to be talking to folks about relief through the year. If we get that relief we will continue to press on with our programs. If there are other things we need to do in the interim to satisfy those debtholders then we'll certainly do that.

  3. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    Women are great at talking and expressing their emotions, while men are great at reasoning and writing down their thoughts.

  4. Tobey King:

    I was talking with another crafter friend who told me Bernie had just sold some hoodies and donated all the proceeds to Meals on Wheels Vermont, and I knew that Wheels Vermont is what I wanted to do with the doll I made, with the attention it was getting I was hopeful Meals on Wheels would get a good donation.

  5. Erik Pevernagie:

    When word-mongering and showboating becomes too maddening, everything may blow up in the face and the mirror will not waver to bite back. ( "The day the mirror was talking back" )

Images & Illustrations of talking

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