Synonyms of chew the fat/rag in English:

chew the fat/rag

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1‘he liked drinking with friends and chewing the fat’


chat, talk, converse, speak to each other, discuss things, have a talk, have a chat, have a tête-à-tête, have a conversation

have a confab, jaw, rap, yak, yap

British natter, rabbit, have a chinwag, chinwag

North American shoot the breeze, shoot the bull, visit

NZ Australian mag

formal confabulate