colloquial

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA (key): /kəˈləʊ.kwɪəl/
  • (US) IPA (key): /kəˈloʊ.kwi.əl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: col‧lo‧qui‧al

Adjective[change]

Positive
colloquial

Comparative
more colloquial

Superlative
most colloquial

  1. (linguistics) If something is colloquial, it is a manner of speaking or writing that is common in a place.