schmooze

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schmooze

and shmooze and schmoose
1. in. to chat; to chew the fat. (From Hebrew schmuos via Yiddish.) You were schmoozing when you should have been listening.
2. n. a session of chatting or conversing. Come over, and let’s have a schmooze before you go.
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Cassini, who presented a mini-preview of his new Evolutionary Fur coat collection that will be sold at local department stores this fall, was his always-charming self and took time to schmooze with fashion and society editors.
2) Fashion fans come dressed to schmooze (See Text)
It was also a chance to schmooze with politicos such as City Councilwoman Laura Chick and Assemblyman Robert Hertzberg, and celebs, including Marion Ross, the beloved mom from TV's ``Happy Days.