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Main Entry: 1con·verse
Pronunciation: kschwan-primarystressvschwars
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): con·versed; con·vers·ing
Etymology: Middle English conversen "to live with," from early French converser (same meaning), from Latin conversari "to pass one's life, be associated with," derived from convertere "to turn around, change," from con- "with, together" and vertere "to turn" --related to ANNIVERSARY, 3CONVERSE, CONTROVERSY, DIVERT, REVERSE, UNIVERSE, VERTICAL, VERSATILE, VICE VERSA
: to engage in conversation : TALK
- con·vers·er noun

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