Definition of "converse" [con•verse]

  • (verb-intransitive) To engage in a spoken exchange of thoughts, ideas, or feelings; talk. See Synonyms at speak.
  • (verb-intransitive) Archaic To be familiar; associate.
  • (noun) Spoken interchange of thoughts and feelings; conversation.
  • (noun) Obsolete Social interaction.
  • (adjective) Reversed, as in position, order, or action; contrary.

Use "converse" in a sentence

  • "_Contrast'_ the two. converse Did you _converse'_ with him?"
  • "V. ii.744 (463,8) [In the converse of breath] Perhaps _converse_ may, in this line, mean _interchange_."
  • "Is the term converse here used in its logical meaning?"

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