jargon
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈdʒɑɹ.ɡən/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈdʒɑː.ɡən/
Noun

jargon

  1. (uncountable) A technical terminology unique to a particular subject.
  2. (countable) Language characteristic of a particular group.
  3. (uncountable) Speech or language that is incomprehensible or unintelligible; gibberish.
    • 18, Thomas Babington Macaulay, chapter 1, in The History of England from the Accession of James the Second, volume (please specify ), London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, OCLC 1069526323 ↗:
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jargon (jargons, present participle jargoning; past and past participle jargoned)

  1. To utter jargon; to emit confused or unintelligible sounds.
    • The noisy jay, / Jargoning like a foreigner at his food.
Noun

jargon (plural jargons)

  1. Alternative form of jargoon



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