also US dialog
plural dialogues also dialogs
1 : the things that are said by the characters in a story, movie, play, etc.
He is an expert at writing dialogue.
There's very little dialogue in the film.
The best part of the book is the clever dialogue.
Students were asked to read dialogues from the play.
2 a formal : a discussion or series of discussions that two groups or countries have in order to end a disagreement
The two sides involved in the labor dispute are trying to establish a dialogue.
The two parties have been in constant dialogue with each other.
2 b [count] formal : a conversation between two or more people
They had a lengthy dialogue [=(more commonly) talk] about her plans for college.