talkfest

[ tawk-fest ]
/ ˈtɔk fɛst /

noun

a lengthy conversation, discussion, or debate.

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Origin of talkfest

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; talk + fest
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Example sentences from the Web for talkfest

  • Him and Mr. Robert has always been more or less chummy, and every now and then they get together like this for a talkfest.