conversation

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conversation englannista suomeksi

  1. keskustelu

  1. Substantiivi

  2. keskustelu

  3. Verbi

conversation englanniksi

  1. Expression and exchange of individual ideas through talking with other people; also, a set instance or occasion of such talking. (defdate)

  2. (syn)

    (ux)

  3. 1699, William Temple, 1st Baronet|William Temple, ''Heads designed for an essay on conversations''

  4. Study gives strength to the mind; conversation, grace: the first apt to give stiffness, the other suppleness: one gives substance and form to the statue, the other polishes it.
  5. (RQ:James American)

  6. (RQ:Churchill Celebrity)

  7. (RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp)Never before had he felt such repulsion when the vicar displayed his characteristic bluntness or coarseness of speech. In the present connexion—or rather as a transition from the subject that started their conversation—such talk had been distressingly out of place.

  8. (quote-song)

  9. The back-and-forth play of the blades in a bout.

  10. The protocol-based interaction between systems processing a transaction. (defdate)

  11. Interaction; commerce or intercourse with other people; dealing with others. (defdate)

  12. (RQ:Tyndale NT)

  13. Behaviour, the way one conducts oneself; a person's of life. (defdate)

  14. (RQ:KJV)

  15. (RQ:Burton Melancholy)

  16. (RQ:Richardson Clarissa)

  17. intercourse|Sexual intercourse. (defdate)

  18. 1723, Charles Walker, ''Memoirs of the Life of Sally Salisbury'':

  19. (smallcaps)(..)quitted her Lover (smallcaps), for the tumultuous Conversation of (smallcaps).
  20. (RQ:Fielding Tom Jone) Folio Society 1973, p. 333:

  21. (quote)
  22. Engagement with a specific subject, idea, field of study etc. (defdate)

  23. *1570, (w), in H. Billingsley (trans.) Euclid, ''Elements of Geometry'', Preface:

  24. So grosse is our conuersation, and dull is our apprehension: while mortall Sense, in vs, ruleth the common wealth of our litle world.
  25. To engage in conversation (with).

  26. 1983, James Frederick Mason, Hélène Joséphine Harvitt, ''The French review''

  27. Gone now are the "high-minded" style, the "adapted from literature" feel, the voice-over narration, and the abstract conversationing about ideas, values...
  28. (quote-book)

  29. conversation