chinwag

[ chin-wag ]
/ ˈtʃɪnˌwæg /
Slang.

verb (used without object), chin·wagged, chin·wag·ging.

to chat idly; gossip.

noun

an idle chat; gossiping.

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Origin of chinwag

First recorded in 1875–80; chin + wag
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British Dictionary definitions for chinwag

chinwag
/ (ˈtʃɪnˌwæɡ) /

noun

British informal a chat or gossipy conversation
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