Meaning of “colloquial” in the English Dictionary

"colloquial" in British English

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colloquialadjective

uk /kəˈləʊ.kwi.əl/ us /kəˈloʊ.kwi.əl/

(Definition of “colloquial” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"colloquial" in American English

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colloquialadjective

us /kəˈloʊ·kwi·əl/

(of words and expressions) informal and conversational, and more suitable for use in speech than in writing

(Definition of “colloquial” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)