colloquy

Part of speech: noun

An informal conference; conversation.

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Usage examples "colloquy":

  1. " No, we've had no one fresh to- day, sir," Miss Popkiss answered, beginning to lose interest in the colloquy. - "A Poached Peerage", William Magnay.
  2. Their short colloquy had not been overheard, nor had their presence been particularly noticed there except by one person- the Countess Mavrodin. - "Princess Maritza", Percy Brebner.
  3. She was relieved by this short colloquy, but it was a sad and wakeful night for her as Cicely slept by her side. - "Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland", Charlotte M. Yonge.