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Friday, August 08, 2014

Definitions for klatsch

  1. a casual gathering of people, especially for refreshments and informal conversation: a sewing klatsch.

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Citations for klatsch
Qwilleran next went to Lois's Luncheonette for the mid-morning coffee klatsch, where caffeine addicts and assorted loafers met to exchange opinions and rumors about current events. Lilian Jackson Braun, The Cat Who Robbed a Bank, 2000
Throughout the meal, he experienced a disorienting and rather emasculating feeling of being subsumed by a klatch of gabbing women. Adelle Waldman, The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P., 2013
Origin of klatsch
1950-1955
Klatsch comes from the German word of the same spelling meaning "gossip." It entered English in the 1950s.