characterized by friendly and informal talk or writing, often about minor or personal matters: a long, chatty letter from my sister.
given to such talk: a lovable, chatty old man.
- chat·ti·ly, adverb
- chat·ti·ness, noun
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How to use chatty in a sentence
In a demo, the OpenAI team showed how to code a simple video game—from blank screen to playable—using naught but a series of chatty prompts.OpenAI’s Codex Translates Everyday Language Into Computer Code | Jason Dorrier | August 15, 2021 | Singularity Hub
Campbell, a lean and chatty Canadian who lives in the mountain town of Canmore, Alberta, was a podium athlete in the outdoor world.
It was one of the friendliest, chattiest lineups I’ve ever been in.
Just a few too-chatty contacts can hog all of your attention on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.How to ignore people on social media without blocking or unfollowing them | empire | July 21, 2021 | Popular-Science
It’s seen in the spirited song and dance sequences that leap from the doors of a chatty hair salon and spill out into a July-hot alleyway and off the screen.‘In the Heights’ is more than a movie to its cast. It’s a celebration of Latinas throughout history. | Candice Frederick | June 4, 2021 | Washington Post
chatty, engaging and knowledgeable, cabbies in Hong Kong are also avid listeners of discussion programs on local radio.
In person, Reiner is gregarious and very chatty, regaling you with great anecdotes from his back catalogue.Rob Reiner on the State of Romcoms, ‘The Princess Bride’s’ Alternate Ending, and the Red Viper | Marlow Stern | July 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
When the warrior runs into the Stark soldiers, she disposes of them with extreme prejudice, silencing the chatty Jaime.Game of Thrones’ Gwendoline Christie on Brienne of Tarth’s Epic S4 Finale Showdown with The Hound | Marlow Stern | June 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
“I found the help I needed to be healthy,” says Mindi, a wide-eyed woman with a round face and a chatty affect.
Frank, meanwhile, is a man of few words—a foil to the wide-eyed, chatty Jon.Michael Fassbender Plays A Rocker in A Papier-Mâché Head in the Strange Sundance Film ‘Frank’ | Marlow Stern | January 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He seemed quite his old self again, chatty and pleasant, and with his old passion for talking "shop."Uncanny Tales | Various
He was cheerful, chatty and never said a word of love; and this relieved Susan, so that the evening passed pleasantly.It Is Never Too Late to Mend | Charles Reade
She was chatty and intensely friendly with them all during the brief drive.Jane Journeys On | Ruth Comfort Mitchell
He would be more chatty, I dare say, in his way from Woolwich.Jane Austen, Her Life and Letters | William Austen-Leigh and Richard Arthur Austen-Leigh
It was remarkable that he should be up here holding a chatty, almost gay, conversation with the minister.Little Fishers: and their Nets | Pansy
British Dictionary definitions for chatty
full of trivial conversation; talkative
informal and friendly; gossipy: a chatty letter
- chattily, adverb
- chattiness, noun
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