I love WordGenius’ Word of the Day and often try to use them in something I’m writing as a challenge to myself. This one has appropriate connotations for us historical authors!
Part of Speech: noun
Origin: British English, late 19th Century
Definition: A chat
Usage in a sentence:
“I love having a chinwag with my friends and catching up on all the latest gossip.”
“Ursula looked forward to her weekly chinwag with the baker.”