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dialogue

or di路a路log

[ dahy-uh-lawg, -log ]
/ 藞da瑟 蓹藢l蓴g, -藢l蓲g /
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noun
verb (used without object), di路a路logued, di路a路logu路ing.
to carry on a dialogue; converse.
to discuss areas of disagreement frankly in order to resolve them.
verb (used with object), di路a路logued, di路a路logu路ing.
to put into the form of a dialogue.
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Origin of dialogue

1175鈥1225; Middle English <Old French d茂alogue,Latin dialogus<Greek di谩logos.See dia-, -logue

OTHER WORDS FROM dialogue

di路a路logu路er, nounself-di路a路log, nounself-di路a路logue, nounun路der路di路a路logue, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for dialogue

dialogue

often US dialog

/ (藞da瑟蓹藢l蓲伞) /

noun
verb rare
(tr) to put into the form of a dialogue
(intr) to take part in a dialogue; converse

Derived forms of dialogue

dialogic (藢da瑟蓹藞l蓲d蕭瑟k), adjectivedialoguer, noun

Word Origin for dialogue

C13: from Old French dialoge, from Latin dialogus, from Greek dialogos, from dialegesthai to converse; see dialect
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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