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colloquial
used in Main Street

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Definition
an informal style that sounds like spoken rather than written language
  • A small-town bungalow, the wives of a village doctor and a village dry-goods merchant, a provincial teacher, a colloquial brawl over paying a servant a dollar more a week.
    Chapter 7 (88% in)
  • "Please don't be quite so colloquial—or shall I say VULGAR?"
    Chapter 14 (56% in)
  • "I'll be as damn colloquial as I want to.
    Chapter 14 (56% in)

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