conversate

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English

Etymology

Back-formation from conversation.

Verb

conversate (third-person singular simple present conversates, present participle conversating, simple past and past participle conversated)

  1. (African American Vernacular) To converse, to have conversation.
    • 2002, Gail L. Thompson, African-American Teens Discuss Their Schooling Experiences, Bergin Garvey/Greenwood, page 34:
      We don't just want to go to class and not conversate with the teachers.
    • 2003, Steven Travers, Barry Bonds: Baseballs Superman, Sports Publishing LLC, page 241:
      Barry did grow up in a white neighborhood, you know, and he does know how to conversate, and he does know how to pronounce his vowels, he knows how to talk.
    • 2005, Prudence L. Carter, Keepin' It Real: School Success Beyond Black and White, Oxford University Press, page 37:
      I'll talk to them and conversate [sic], but I won't pay no mind to the things that they do.

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Italian

Verb

conversate

  1. second-person plural indicative present of conversare
  2. second-person plural imperative of conversare

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Latin

Verb

conversāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of conversō