Definitions for slang

Definitions for (noun) slang

Main entry: vernacular, patois, cant, slang, argot, jargon, lingo

Definition: a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)

Usage: they don't speak our lingo

Main entry: slang, slang expression, slang term

Definition: informal language consisting of words and expressions that are not considered appropriate for formal occasions; often vituperative or vulgar

Usage: their speech was full of slang expressions

Definitions for (verb) slang

Main entry: slang

Definition: abuse with coarse language

Main entry: take in, befool, put on, put one across, put one over, gull, fool, dupe, slang, cod

Definition: fool or hoax

Usage: The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone; You can't fool me!

Main entry: slang

Definition: use slang or vulgar language

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