Definitions

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  • v. To talk too much.
  • v. To overcome or persuade by talking; talk over.
  • v. To overstate; overexaggerate; talk up to seem greater than what is actual.
  • n. Excessive talking.
  • n. Simultaneous speech or talk which drowns out all other speakers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To talk to excess.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To talk too much.
  • To overcome or persuade by talking; talk over.

Etymologies

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From over- +‎ talk.

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