1. a chat; a (friendly) talk

    懇談する chat; talk ((with));have a talk ((with))

    • 教師たちは父母と懇談した
    • The teachers hada friendly [an informal] talk with their students' parents.
    • 学長と差し向かいで懇談した
    • He hada tête-à-tête [a private conversation] with the president of the university.
  1. 懇談会〔会議〕a round-table conference;〔集まり〕an informal social gathering,《米》 a get-together