Definition of Talk about

1. Verb. To consider or examine in speech or writing. "Sam wants to talk about with Sue "; "The class discussed Dante's `Inferno'"

Exact synonyms: Discourse, Discuss
Generic synonyms: Address, Cover, Deal, Handle, Plow, Treat
Specialized synonyms: Descant, Talk Shop
Derivative terms: Discourse, Discussion

2. Verb. Discuss or mention. "They spoke of many things"
Exact synonyms: Talk Of
Specialized synonyms: Discuss, Hash Out, Talk Over, Blaspheme
Generic synonyms: Mouth, Speak, Talk, Utter, Verbalise, Verbalize

Definition of Talk about

1. Phrase. (idiomatic colloquial) (non-gloss definition Used to draw attention to the speaker's characterization of someone or something) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Talk About

talis qualis
talk-aloud protocol
talk-aloud protocols
talk a blue streak
talk a mile a minute
talk about (current term)
talk aloud protocol
talk aloud protocols
talk around
talk back
talk cock
talk down
talk in circles
talk into
talk is cheap
talk like an apothecary
talk of
talk of the devil
talk of the town

Literary usage of Talk about

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Overland Monthly by Bret Harte (1869)
"A talk about LETTERS. THE most common things often sucha page ;* and yet of no other work are those about which we know of art are we so ignorant. ..."

2. Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle by Jane Welsh Carlyle (1883)
"Kow everything is unsettled with the talk about Germany, and the fact of this house-altering. Ever affectionately yours, JANE WELSH ..."

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