Talk; mention; common saying.
The act of talking, often involving a verbal interaction and communication with another person.
An important freedom contained in the 1st Amendment. Courts have ruled it does not only mean talking, but also "symbolic" speech--buttons, signs, protests, demonstrations, etc...
a lengthy rebuke; "a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline"; "the teacher gave him a talking to"
a performance, not a lecture
the act or sounds of talking.