verb (used without object), chat·ted, chat·ting.
- to talk flirtatiously with.
- to talk to in a friendly, open way.
Origin of chat
Related formschat·ta·ble, adjective
Definition for chat (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for chat
You have no idea how much I would have liked to be able to chat with you face to face.Dear Leelah, We Will Fight On For You: A Letter to a Dead Trans Teen|Parker Molloy|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He stops the monologues and we begin to chat about the script.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then he sent me a text and asked if we could “chat,” and he invited me to do it.Michael C. Hall on Going Drag for ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’ and Exorcising ‘Dexter’|Marlow Stern|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Before long, however, he began to feel out of place and went back downstairs for a while to chat up the cook.
Johnson recalled that Brown paused to chat with some construction workers.90 Seconds of Fury in Ferguson Are the Key to Making Peace in America|Michael Daly|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our chat, somehow, has done me good, although I have done most of the talking.The Passion for Life|Joseph Hocking
Then they began to chat like a pair of friends, and the young priest spent a delightful hour.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
No man would think of speaking falsely with him, or of putting him off with any chat of markets or reading-rooms.Essays, First Series|Ralph Waldo Emerson
At this point Mrs. Transley arose, and the men moved out into the living-room to chat on less contentious subjects.Dennison Grant|Robert Stead
He noticed my New York number-plate and finished his chat with "Well, good day, brother, and the best of luck to you."Across America by Motor-cycle|C. K. Shepherd