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schmooze

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishschmoozeschmooze /ʃmuːz/ verb [intransitive] informal  TALK TO somebodyto talk in a friendly way about unimportant things at a social event, especially because you want to gain an advantage for yourself laterschmooze with Politicians spent much of their time schmoozing with contributors.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
schmoozeLobbyists indulged in a little quiet schmoozing.But putts and drives will play second fiddle to schmoozing when top sports celebrities take center stage at the golf club.Leno spent time schmoozing with local TV executives.
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Verb table
schmooze
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyschmooze
he, she, itschmoozes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyschmoozed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave schmoozed
he, she, ithas schmoozed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad schmoozed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill schmooze
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have schmoozed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam schmoozing
he, she, itis schmoozing
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you, we, theyare schmoozing
Past
I, he, she, itwas schmoozing
you, we, theywere schmoozing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been schmoozing
he, she, ithas been schmoozing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been schmoozing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be schmoozing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been schmoozing
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