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Noun: gab  gab
  1. Light informal conversation for social occasions
    - chitchat, chit-chat, chit chat, small talk, gabfest [N. Amer], gossip, tittle-tattle, chin wag, chin-wag [Brit], chin wagging, chin-wagging, causerie, bavardage
Verb: gab (gabbed,gabbing)  gab
  1. Talk profusely
    - yak
  2. Talk socially without exchanging too much information
    "the men were sitting in the cafe and gabbing";
    - chew the fat, shoot the breeze [N. Amer], chat, confabulate, confab, chitchat, chit-chat, chatter, chaffer, natter, gossip, jaw, claver [UK, dialect], visit, gas

Derived forms: gabbed, gabbing, gabs

Type of: chat, chin-wag [Brit], communicate, confab, confabulation, converse, discourse, intercommunicate, natter, schmoose, schmooze

Encyclopedia: Gab, Iran