[n] language that is spoken or written; "he has a gift for words"; "she put her thoughts into words"
[n] words making up the dialogue of a play; "the actor forgot his lines"
[n] the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number; "his compositions always started with the lyrics"; "he wrote both words and music"; "the song uses colloquial language"
[n] the words that are spoken; "I listened to his words very closely"
[n] an angry dispute; "they had a quarrel"; "they had words"
actor's line - (3 syllables), dustup - (2 syllables), lyric - (2 syllables), quarrel - (2 syllables), row - (1 syllables), run-in - (2 syllables), speech - (1 syllables), wrangle - (2 syllables)
affray, altercation, aside, bicker, bickering, bust-up, conflict, cue, dialog, dialogue, difference, difference of opinion, dispute, fracas, fuss, language, line, linguistic communication, love lyric, monologue, oral communication, soliloquy, song, spat, speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, squabble, text, textual matter, throwaway, tiff, voice communication