informal conversation at meals.
a subject that is considered appropriate for conversation at meals.
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How to use table talk in a sentence
A splendid take on the Desert Island Disc format, but adding some questionable dinner choices and hilarious table talk.Pandemic playlists: Songs (and podcasts) that got us through coronavirus lockdown | Seb Joseph | July 26, 2021 | Digiday
According to tradition, the table talk should include religious discussion and consideration of holy texts.
In the summer he hosts a round-table talk show on WLIU FM, the National Public Radio affiliate in Southhampton, NY.
That Luther was a true child of his age may be seen in the selections made from his "table talk."The World's Greatest Books, Vol X | Various
Shortly after Rogers' death a collection of his witty sayings was published under the title of "table talk."A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year | Edwin Emerson
I 'm afraid that we are barbarous enough to set more store by wit and pleasantry than on grave discussion and shrewd table-talk.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II) | Charles James Lever
This dinner-table talk naturally varied in character from that of the billiard-room.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine
Naturally therefore the table-talk drifted to a discussion of the possible causes of the steamer's delay.The Harris-Ingram Experiment | Charles E. Bolton
British Dictionary definitions for table talk
informal conversation on a range of topics, as that at table during and after a meal
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