Definition of klatch in English:

klatch

(also klatsch)

noun

North american
  • An informal social gathering at which coffee is served.

    • ‘The local café in the Little Town keeps a pot of Joe hot at all times and throughout the long slow afternoons locals wander in to have a solitary cup or to join various klatsches.’
    • ‘Members of this regular klatch include two retired textile mill workers, a warehouse supervisor, a bus driver and a house painter.’

Origin

1950s: from German Klatsch gossip.

Pronunciation:

klatch

/klatʃ/