What does talking mean?

Definitions for talking
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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

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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. Phil Harrison:

    One of the great things about Stadia is the power of linking the world of YouTube and game play together, if I'm on YouTube and I'm a creator talking about NBA 2K, the latest basketball game, I can invite my fans, my audience [ and ] my subscribers to join me in that game.

  2. James Clyburn:

    I will tell Jeff Zients we may be talking about the big lie as it relates to the election, but very close to that is this notion that people don't want to work. I have not met any of those people who don't want to work.

  3. Jerry Jones:

    Well, I think there’s no question in my mind that Tony is skilled, at a skilled level, and had accomplishments statistically that were there, the fact that we did not have a Super Bowl during that time is always going to be in the conversation as to where Tony Romo will rank — not rank, but where he’s acknowledged. You’re talking to a guy that he would be a first-round ballot with me, and I don’t apologize for that.

  4. Dan Danner:

    There was no interest in talking about rates for pass throughs.

  5. Rand Paul:

    Snowden and Clapper should be in the same cell, talking about liberty and security.

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