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noun plural -ros
  1. a talk or discussion; meeting
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  1. (intr) to speak or converse
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Word Origin

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Examples from the Web for korero

Historical Examples

  • Troops of natives came from all directions to the korero with the rangatira nui, or great gentleman from England.

    The Treaty of Waitangi

    T. Lindsay Buick

  • The purpose of this visit was to arrange a time and place at which the chiefs might be invited to a korero.

    The Treaty of Waitangi

    T. Lindsay Buick

  • Ko tana hanga kia korero, his custom was to speak, &c.; it should be, he korero.

  • We had our korero with the chiefs, and arranged to purchase a block, or section of a block rather, on the Pahi.