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Meaning of “chew the fat” in the English Dictionary

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chew the fat

informal to ​talk with someone in an ​informal and ​friendly way: We ​sat in a ​bar most of the ​evening just ​chewing the ​fat.
(Definition of chew the fat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chew the fat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 闲聊,闲谈…
in Chinese (Traditional) 閒聊,閒談…
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