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English definition of “schmooze”

schmooze

verb [I]     /ʃmuːz/ informal
to talk informally with someone, especially in a way that is not sincere or to win some advantage for yourself: He spent the entire evening schmoozing with the senator.Praising insincerely or too eagerly
(Definition of schmooze verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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