- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /tɔːkɪŋ/
- (General American) IPA(key): /tɔkɪŋ/
- (cot–caught merger, Canada) IPA(key): /tɑkɪŋ/
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- Rhymes: -ɔːkɪŋ
- Hyphenation: talk‧ing
- The action of the verb talk.
- Anthony Trollope, Can You Forgive Her?
- He did not himself care for the loose little talkings, half flat and half sharp, of men when they meet together in idleness.