Definition of chatbot in English:

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chatbot

Pronunciation: /ˈtʃatbɒt/

noun

A computer program designed to simulate conversation with human users, especially over the Internet: chatbots often treat conversations like they’re a game of tennis: talk, reply, talk, reply
More example sentences
  • To seem incredibly realistic, a chatbot didn't need to have highly sophisticated artificial intelligence.
  • Sure, the conversation offered by a chatbot is rambling, disconnected, illogical, and unable to follow a topic for more than a sentence.
  • The account information is provided in style, via a chatbot.

Origin

1990s: from chat1 + bot2.

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