Definition of talking point in English:

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talking point

Pronunciation: /ˈtôkiNG ˌpoint/


A topic that invites discussion or argument.
Example sentences
  • Indeed, one of the major talking points among spectators concerned the witless manner in which so many wickets were thrown away.
  • Our discussions with councillors and from open meetings have prompted talking points.
  • BBC Sport Online explains the two main talking points and hears arguments from both sides.

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Syllabification: talk·ing point

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