Last modified on 6 June 2014, at 20:55

causerie

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French causerie.

NounEdit

causerie (plural causeries)

  1. An informal conversation, or casual short written article, especially on a serious topic.
    • 1919, Saki, ‘Fate’, The Toys of Peace:
      ‘I have yet to learn that my verses and my art causerie are of second-rate quality,’ said Mrs. Thundleford with acerbity.

TranslationsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From caus(er) +‎ -erie.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

causerie f (plural causeries)

  1. chat, talk

External linksEdit