duologue

[ doo-uh-lawg, -log, dyoo- ]
/ ˈdu əˌlɔg, -ˌlɒg, ˈdyu- /

noun

a conversation between two persons; dialogue.
a dramatic performance or piece in the form of a dialogue limited to two speakers.

Nearby words

  1. duodenorrhaphy,
  2. duodenoscopy,
  3. duodenostomy,
  4. duodenotomy,
  5. duodenum,
  6. duomo,
  7. duopoly,
  8. duopsony,
  9. duotone,
  10. duotype

Origin of duologue

First recorded in 1860–65; duo- + (mono)logue

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British Dictionary definitions for duologue

duologue

sometimes US duolog

/ (ˈdjuːəˌlɒɡ) /

noun

a part or all of a play in which the speaking roles are limited to two actors
a less common word for dialogue
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