Word of the Week: confabulate (kən-FĂB-yə-lāt)


(Verb) To talk familiarly together, converse, chat.

In Context

“In the large room, where several different groups had been formed, and the hum of voices and of laughter was loud, these two young persons might confabulate, as the Doctor phrased it to himself, without attracting attention.”

Henry James, Washington Square, 1880.