legalese
Noun

legalese (uncountable)

  1. (informal, pejorative) Technical jargon common in the legal profession, the argot of lawyers.
  2. (informal, pejorative) Wordy, ostentatious talk or writing that resembles legal writing, especially when confusing to laypeople; bureaucratese; officialese.
Translations
  • French: jargon juridique
  • German: Juristenjargon, Juristensprache, Juristendeutsch
  • Portuguese: juridiquês
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