Synonyms of 'lingo'
any foreign or unfamiliar language or jargon(informal, old-fashioned) I don't speak the lingo.
the English language
full of the jargon and slang of self-improvement courses
the number of Italians who speak only local dialect
toddlers babbling on in baby talk
the way common letter clusters are pronounced in speech
They feel passionately about their native tongue.
I was irritated by his use of archaic idiom.
To use the vernacular of the day, Peter was square.
the famous Glasgow patter
He resorted to a lot of pseudo-psychological cant to confuse me.
people from the ghetto who speak street patois
the argot of the university campus
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in the sense of argot
slang or jargon peculiar to a particular groupthe argot of the university campus
in the sense of cant
specialized vocabulary of a particular group, such as thieves or lawyersHe resorted to a lot of pseudo-psychological cant to confuse me.
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