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pa•lav•er



Pronunciation: (pu-lav'ur, -lä'vur), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/palaver.html on line 85 [key]
n., v., -ered, -er•ing.


n.
1. a conference or discussion.
2. a long parley, esp. one between primitive natives and European traders, explorers, colonial officials, etc.
3. profuse and idle talk; chatter.
4. persuasive talk; flattery; cajolery.

v.i.
1. to talk profusely and idly.
2. to parley or confer.

v.t.
to cajole or persuade.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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