backchat

[ bak-chat ]
/ ˈbækˌtʃæt /

noun Informal.


Nearby words

  1. backbone,
  2. backbreaker,
  3. backbreaking,
  4. backburn,
  5. backcast,
  6. backcloth,
  7. backcomb,
  8. backcourt,
  9. backcourtman,
  10. backcross

Origin of backchat

First recorded in 1895–1900; back2 + chat

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British Dictionary definitions for backchat

backchat

/ (ˈbækˌtʃæt) /

noun

informal the act of answering back, esp impudently
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