Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˈfæsttɔk/

transitive verb

  • [colloquial]to fast-talk somebody (into/out of something)she fast-talked him into buying it
    lo engatusó or lo embaucó para que lo comprara
    he fast-talked her out of her savings
    la engatusó or la embaucó y le sacó los ahorros
    Example sentences
    • The two fast-talking characters are gone but the lively hustle at Peel and Ste-Catherine lives on.
    • They are fast-talking agents who weasel monster contracts from owners for rookies who've quickly lost sight of just how lucky they are to have the opportunity to play in the NFL.
    • This slim fast-talking man is a whiz with an auction hammer.
Definition of fast-talk in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: