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Noun: confab  kón-fab
  1. An informal conversation
    - chat, confabulation, schmooze, schmoose, natter, chin-wag [Brit]
Verb: confab (confabbed,confabbing)  kón-fab
  1. Talk socially without exchanging too much information
    "the men were sitting in the cafe and confabbing";
    - chew the fat, shoot the breeze [N. Amer], chat, confabulate, chitchat, chit-chat, chatter, chaffer, natter, gossip, jaw, claver [UK, dialect], visit, gas, gab
     
  2. Have a conference in order to talk something over
    "We confabbed about a plan of action";
    - confer, confabulate, consult

Derived forms: confabbing, confabbed, confabs

Type of: conversation, converse, discourse, discuss, hash out, talk over

Encyclopedia: Confab