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Definition of palaver from Dictionary.com, the world’s leading online source for English definitions, pronunciations, word origins, idioms, Word of the Day, and more.
1) a conference or discussion.
2) a parley or conference between European traders, explorers, colonial officials, etc., and people indigenous to a region, especially in West Africa.
3) profuse and idle talk; chatter.
verb (used without object), pa·lav·ered, pa·lav·er·ing.
1) to talk profusely and idly.
2) to parley or confer.
verb (used with object), pa·lav·ered, pa·lav·er·ing.
1) to cajole or persuade.