Meaning of DIALOGUE in English

[di.a.logue] also di.a.log n [ME dialoge, fr. OF dialogue, fr. L dialogus, fr. Gk dialogos, fr. dialegesthai to converse, fr. dia- + legein to speak--more at legend] (13c) 1: a written composition in which two or more characters are represented as conversing

2. a: a conversation between two or more persons; also: a similar exchange between a person and something else (as a computer) b: an exchange of ideas and opinions c: a discussion between representatives of parties to a conflict that is aimed at resolution

3: the conversational element of literary or dramatic composition

4: a musical composition for two or more parts suggestive of a conversation

[2]dialogue vb -logued ; -logu.ing vt (1597): to express in dialogue ~ vi: to take part in a dialogue

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