1. a topic [subject] (of conversation)
    • 時の話題
    • current topics
    • 話題の人
    • a person who is much talked about
    • 村中の話題になった
    • It became the talk of the whole village.
    • 彼は話題が豊富だ
    • He has a large stock [store] of topics.
    • 話題に窮した[困った]
    • I couldn't think of anything to talk about.
    • 話題を変えよう
    • Let's talk about something else./Let's change the subject.
    • その事件で彼は大分話題をまいた
    • With that affair he gave people a lot to talk about.