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Meaning of INTERLOCUTORY

Pronunciation:  `intur'lâkyu`towree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  consisting of dialogue
 

INTERLOCUTORY is a 13 letter word that starts with I.

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \In`ter*loc"u*to*ry\, a. [Cf. LL. interlocutorius,
    F. interlocutoire.]
    1. Consisting of, or having the nature of, dialogue;
       conversational.
    
             Interlocutory discourses in the Holy Scriptures.
                                                   --Fiddes.
    
    2. (Law) Intermediate; not final or definitive; made or done
       during the progress of an action.
    
    Note: An order, sentence, decree, or judgment, given in an
          intermediate stage between the commencement and
          termination of a cause, is called interlocutory.
    
    
  2. \In`ter*loc"u*to*ry\, n. [Cf. F. interlocutoire.]
    Interpolated discussion or dialogue.
    
    
 
Legal Dictionary
 
 Definition: Temporary; provisional; interim; not final.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: arbitrational, arbitrative, chatty, chitchatty, colloquial, coming between, communicative, confabulatory, conversational, cozy, going between, intercessional, intercessory, intermedial, intermediary, intermediate, intermediatory, intervening, interventional, mediating, mediative, mediatorial, mediatory, mesne, middle, pacificatory
 

 

 

 

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