English Dictionary

Pioneers in dictionary publishing since 1819

double Dutch



  1. (British, informal) incomprehensible talk; gibberish

Example Sentences Including 'double Dutch'

It was all double Dutch in IRC Class 2 with the Grand Soleil 44 Halmatro from the Netherlands finishing among the Class 1 finishers.
Yachting Boating World (2004)
Rats that understand double Dutch ; Science notebook; Comment; Opinion
Times, Sunday Times (2005)


Log in to comment on this word.