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  Words related to slang

Related / Similar Words: cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular, gull, dupe, befool, cod, fool, put on, take in, put one over, put one across

 

Definition:
  • a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don''t speak our lingo";
  • informal language consisting of words and expressions that are not considered appropriate for formal occasions; often vituperative or vulgar; "their speech was full of slang expressions";
  • abuse with coarse language;
  • fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can''t fool me!";
  • use slang or vulgar language;

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    Hyponyms: street name, rhyming slang, pull the leg of, kid

     

    Derivational Morphology: take-in, fraud, fraudulence, dupery, hoax, humbug, put-on, fool, sap, saphead, muggins, tomfool, chump, gull, mark, patsy, fall guy, sucker, soft touch, mug, victim, dupe, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular

     

    Anagrams: glans

     

    Language Translations:
    Arabic: اللغه الدارجه   Chinese: 俚语  
    Croatian: sleng   Dutch: Bargoens  
    Finnish: slangi   French: argot  
    German: Slang   Hebrew: סלנג  
    Hungarian: argó   Italian: gergo  
    Japanese: 俗語   Korean: 속어  
    Polish: slang   Portuguese: Giria  
    Romanian: slang   Russian: сленг  
    Spanish: argot   Telugu: Shabdham  
     
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