Translation of chat in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /tʃæt/


intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-tt-)

  • 1.1 (talk) to chat (to o with sb) charlar or hablar or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) conversar or (Central America/América Central) (Mexico/México) platicar* (con algn) 1.2 (on Internet) to chat (to or with) sb chatear (con algn)

Phrasal verbs

chat up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
[colloquial/familiar] darle* jabón a [colloquial/familiar]; (flirtatiously) tratar de ligar con [colloquial/familiar], llevarle la carga a (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar]

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