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Synonyms for Chat (same or very similar meaning)

WordNet sense 1 (an informal conversation):
confab, confabulation, schmooze, schmoose

WordNet sense 2 (birds having a chattering call):
New World chat

WordNet sense 3 (songbirds having a chattering call):
Old World chat

WordNet sense 4 (talk socially without exchanging too much information):
chatter, chitchat, confabulate, gossip, jaw, natter, visit, chaffer, claver, chew the fat, shoot the breeze

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