Talk Turkey


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Talk Turkey

Informal; to speak candidly, especially about a problem or a situation one wishes to resolve. Talking turkey is often necessary in order to conclude any business deal.
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Dinner hour, and I sit down to the table with my wife and three small children, ready to talk turkey.
If Frank Stella tells us next to nothing about the artist's relations with his father, let alone about his art and career, is there any hope that it'll talk turkey about the women in his life?
Even USDA is reluctant to talk turkey about how all that money is spent, providing only general information.
Week Two: Let's Talk Turkey It's time to talk turkey and trade tips for flavorful seasoning rubs for the star of the big meal.