1. [ noun ] a conversation between two persons
Synonyms: duologue dialog
Related terms: talk
2. [ noun ] (writing) a literary composition in the form of a conversation between two people
Synonyms: dialog

"he has read Plato's Dialogues in the original Greek"

Related terms: literary_composition
3. [ noun ] (writing) the lines spoken by characters in drama or fiction
Synonyms: dialog
Related terms: script duologue actor's_line
4. [ noun ] a discussion intended to produce an agreement
Synonyms: negotiation talks

"the buyout negotiation lasted several days" "they disagreed but kept an open dialogue" "talks between Israelis and Palestinians"

Related terms: discussion bargaining diplomacy collective_bargaining parley mediation horse_trading negociate
Similar spelling:   dialog