conversational conversational  /ˌkɑn vər ˈseɪ ʃə nəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) characteristic of informal spoken language or conversation

News

  1. Remorse, but not hate, in note left by Santa Monica gunman

    John Zawahri gave no clue about the motive for his deadly rampage, police say. The gunman who killed five people last week during a shooting rampage through Santa Monica left an "almost conversational" farewell note expressing remorse for killing his father and brother, law enforcement authorities said Thursday evening.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Facebook Debuts Hashtags, Urges Advertisers to Use Them

    Facebook today is officially unveiling hashtags to its platform after three months of industry speculation that it would make such a move. Hashtags , which are hugely popular on Twitter (and, to lesser extents, Instagram and Google+), should theoretically make the social media giant more conversational and could have significant search engine optimization implications. Photo: Getty Images When ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: AdWeek

  3. Federated Media Publishing Appoints Matt Arkin as CRO and Walter Knapp as COO

    Federated Media Publishing, the conversational marketing pioneer and champion of content that fuels the social web, today announced that it has appointed Matt Arkin as Chief Revenu
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I'm trying to learn some conversational Japanese," Schilling said. "He's got a whole different gig going. There's 200 people here just for him and he gives off the impression that he doesn't want to be an inconvenience to other people which...
    on Feb 18, 2007 By: Curt Schilling Source: SportingNews.com

  2. Faulks said the book was dictated _ almost literally _ by the central character's voice, which came to him in a flash: "well educated yet conversational, well informed but at the same time slightly threatening, very logical but at the same time...
    on Sep 15, 2007 By: Sebastian Faulks Source: Washington Post

  3. Steve Carell says "the trick is to make it sound like it's conversational and to give as many options as you can, because ultimately, they're going to take your performance and they're going to thread it through everybody else's."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Steve Carell Source: KTSM News Channel 9

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