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English definition of “chat”

chat

verb [I]     /tʃæt/ (-tt-)
A2 to talk to someone in a friendly informal way: She spends hours on the phone chatting to her friends. We were just chatting about what we did last weekend. Whenever I walk in, I always find the two of them chatting away (= talking eagerly).Informal talking and conversation A2 to take part in a discussion with someone on the internetInternet terminology and abbreviations
(Definition of chat verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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