dialog dialog  /ˈdaɪ ə lɔɡ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a conversation between two persons
  2. (n) the lines spoken by characters in drama or fiction
  3. (n) a literary composition in the form of a conversation between two people

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Languidly she intones between-us-girls dialog.
  2. They have become part of the comments and dialog of some of the most powerful people in finance and industry.
  3. Vitaphone has put dialog into its The Lion and the Mouse, Glorious Betsy, Tenderloin.

News

  1. ProQuest Dialog Launches With Enhanced Features

    ProQuest, LLC debuted its revamped Dialog service at the Special Libraries Association conference on June 10. It has a new name, ProQuest Dialog, and new features: The more than 1 billion documents on the service are now available for anyone to search using more precise and intuitive search modes.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Information Today

  2. ProQuest Dialog Revamps Dialog

    The completely rebuilt Dialog information service made its official debut at the Special Libraries Association Conference in San Diego. Now called ProQuest Dialog the reinvented service makes about a billion documents accessible for the first time to searchers of all skill levels. Three intuitive search modes in the same interface enable content to be quickly pinpointed and delivered in ready-to ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: EContent Magazine

  3. Dialog Semi Falls on Apple IPhone Delay Concern: Frankfurt Mover

    Dialog Semiconductor Plc (DLG) , whose biggest client is Apple Inc. (AAPL) , fell the most since April as peer AMS AG (AMS) forecast a profit drop for the year, fueling speculation that Apple’s new iPhone may be released later than expected.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

Quotes

  1. "They are unable to get to yes," Obama said about Iran. "We have begun a dialog with our international partners about the importance of having consequences."
    on Nov 18, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: TIME

  2. "I explained to him that this can be a very important and historic proposal if he is prepared for a discussion and a dialog and not a presentation on a take-it-or-leave-it basis," US Rep. Tom Lantos, the head of the House Foreign Affairs...
    on Apr 5, 2007 By: Tom Lantos Source: PRESS TV

  3. Ballmer confirmed "a range of dialog" and "alternatives" under discussion with Yahoo, whose executives spurned Microsoft's initial US$44.6 billion cash-and-stock offer, posing the question of whether Microsoft would pursue a hostile takeover.
    on Mar 3, 2008 By: Steve Ballmer Source: PC World

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