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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Palaver(0.00908 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Palaver.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: flattery intended to persuade [syn: blandishment, cajolery]
2: loud and confused and empty talk; “mere rhetoric” [syn: hot air
, empty words, empty talk, rhetoric]
v 1: speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
[syn: chatter, piffle, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle,
clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle,
2: influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or
flattering; “He palavered her into going along” [syn: wheedle,
cajole, blarney, coax, sweet-talk, inveigle]
3: have a lengthy discussion, usually between people of
English → English (gcide)
Palaver \Pa*la"ver\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Palavered; p.
pr. & vb. n. Palavering.]
To make palaver with, or to; to used palaver; to talk idly or
deceitfully; to employ flattery; to cajole; as, to palaver
Palavering the little language for her benefit. --C.
Palaver \Pa*la"ver\, n. [Sp. palabra, or Pg. palavra, fr. L.
parabola a comparison, a parable, LL., a word. See
1. Talk; conversation; esp., idle or beguiling talk; talk
intended to deceive; flattery.
2. In Africa, a parley with the natives; a talk; hence, a
public conference and deliberation; a debate.
This epoch of parliaments and eloquent palavers.