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talk show

noun
1.
a radio or television show in which a host interviews or chats with guests, especially celebrity guests.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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Examples from the web for talk show
  • It was being broadcast on a radio talk show, and everybody on the road was tuned in to the same program.
  • Many of us involved in the program were interviewed by journalists and talk show hosts.
  • To watch it in progress, succeeding and failing in about equal measure, watch late night talk show monologues.
  • The talk show host, as the saying goes, is invited to bed with viewers every night.
  • She now has two additional programs, a talk show, and a retail line.
  • Few people become talk show darlings by delivering nuanced, carefully balanced, thoroughly boring and unremarkable predictions.
  • Her talk show is gone, but she can't stop talking to famous folks.
  • Soon a popular local radio talk show was adding fuel to the fire and community members were left scared and misinformed.
  • Listen to the evening news or an afternoon talk show on television or the radio.
British Dictionary definitions for talk show

talk show

noun
1.
a television or radio show in which guests discuss controversial topics or personal issues
2.
US name for chat show
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