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colloquy
American English: /ˈkɑləˌkwi/
British English: /ˈkɒləkwi/

Translation of colloquy in Spanish:

noun plural -quies

  • Example sentences
    • It is a discourse of engaged beholders - quite literally a colloquy of amateurs - and need be nothing more.
    • Oddly, as Hewitt and Garrett continue their colloquy, they seem to expose the threadbare nature of the story, except that they manage not to notice.
    • It wasn't till 1968, on the floor of the fractious Democratic convention, that the two finally came face to face; and the colloquy was as civilized as you'd expect.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
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    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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