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chatty

adjective uk   /ˈtʃæt.i/ us    /ˈtʃæt̬-/ informal
C1 liking to talk a lot in a friendly, informal wayTalkative and eloquent C1 If a piece of writing is chatty, it is informal: a chatty letter/styleLinguistic terms and linguistic style
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