We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.

Literature Glossary

Don’t be an oxymoron. Know your literary terms.

Over 200 literary terms, Shmooped to perfection.

Dialogue

Definition:

You got this, Shmoopers. This term just refers to words exchanged between characters in a novel or a play.

"Seriously? That's it?"

"Yep, that's it."