pep talk Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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pep talknoun [C]

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a ​shortspeechintended to ​encouragepeople to ​workharder or ​try to ​win a ​game or ​competition: The ​boss gave the ​staff a ​peptalk this ​morning in an ​attempt to ​boostsales.
(Definition of pep talk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pep talknoun [C]

 /ˈpep ˌtɔk/
a ​shortspeechintended to ​encourage someone to make more ​effort or to ​think more ​positively: The ​coach gave them a pep talk at halftime.
(Definition of pep talk from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pep talk”
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼓舞士气的讲话,激励性讲话…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼓舞士氣的談話,激勵性談話…
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