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colloquy
used in Main Street

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Definition
a conversation (formal in modern usage); or written dialogue
  • From below, half-heard in her drowsiness, a colloquy in the pidgin-German of the farmers who have forgotten the Old Country language without learning the new: "Hello, Barney, wass willst du?"
    Chapter 15 (2% in)
  • Vell, dis iss a fine day," she did not notice the dustiness of the shelves nor the stupidity of the girl clerk; and she did not remember the mute colloquy with him on her first view of Main Street.
    Chapter 5 (66% in)

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