What does talking mean?

Definitions for talking
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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. Representative Khanna:

    Renato was a law school roommate of mine and he knows everything about these hearings, i spent a good amount of time talking to him. He's a former prosecutor and so he said, speak less, ask more questions, speak slowly, don't give a long preamble, don't be a politician.

  2. Donald Trump:

    We spend zero time talking about Justin Amash, in fact the only time I talk about Justin Amash is when reporters call to ask me about Justin Amash.

  3. Kursat Ceylan:

    In these days we are talking about flying cars.

  4. Mariano Rajoy:

    Talking and pledging is very easy but governing is slightly more difficult, the policy reforms that we've implemented have worked, and backtracking would be a blunder. When I see that, with the help of Podemos, the Socialists wants to change everything we've done, I just think it's bad for Spain.

  5. Melinda Plumley:

    We put together some material of easy, open-ended questions for staff to get the patient talking, and now we have patients who say that if it weren't for the woman who cleans my room, I'm not sure I would have made it.

Images & Illustrations of talking

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