Definition of chatty in English:


Syllabification: chat·ty
Pronunciation: /ˈCHatē

adjective (chattier, chattiest)



Pronunciation: /ˈCHatl-ē/
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  • The letter goes on to chattily talk about kids and work and surfing and fishing and the normalness of everyday life. There's nothing extraordinary about the language or the handwriting - even the paper is normal cream airmail stock.
  • She's written the book so earnestly and chattily, so it's good value, but every now and then Jenni is unintentionally hilarious and I just can't take her seriously.
  • ‘Someone was saying last night that cicadas breed underground,’ he said, chattily.


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  • Despite the deceptive chattiness of his writing, he sweated over every line, often suffering from paralysing writers' block.
  • Key issues include the chattiness of people, how often cheery greetings are used and, on the downside, the extent of violent behaviour.
  • Strategies to discourage excessive chattiness must be developed.

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