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Noun
Friendly, informal conversation or an instance of this
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“I had to listen to a lot of palaver about political correctness.”
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Prolonged and tedious fuss or discussion
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“The author of this nauseating palaver is obviously so in love with what he thinks is his own eloquent rhetoric that he fails to notice his laughable double entendre.”
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An exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
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“Have you two finished your little palaver?”
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A person or thing that causes annoyance or difficulty
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Empty or senseless talk or writing
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Language as a system rather than language in use, including the formal rules, structures, and limitations of language
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Special words or expressions used by a profession or group that are difficult for others to understand
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Excessive praise or approval, which is often insincere and sometimes contrived to win favour
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Empty words
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A long, involved story, account, or series of incidents
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A formal, dignified rite or ceremony
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A person's concern
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Talk unnecessarily and at length
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“To fill up the days, he palavered with neighbors and sold liquor and medical supplies.”
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Talk unnecessarily and at length
“I let the salesclerk at the electronics store palaver me into a service contract that I didn't need.”
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To discuss or have a conversation with another
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