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Definition 1: a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves) - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where argot or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they don't speak our lingo

Synonyms for argot in the sense of this definition

(argot is a kind of ...) speech that differs from the usual accepted, easily recognizable speech of native adult members of a speech community

(... is a kind of argot ) slang for something (especially for an illegal drug)

"`smack' is a street name for heroin"

(... is a kind of argot ) slang that replaces words with rhyming words or expressions and then typically omits the rhyming component

"Cockney rhyming slang"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) someone who has taken a psychedelic drug and is undergoing hallucinations

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (offensive British slang) term used by the British to refer to people of color from Africa or Asia

(argot is the usage domain for ...) electric current

"when the wiring was finished they turned on the juice"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a large sum of money (especially as pay or profit)

"she made a bundle selling real estate" "they sank megabucks into their new house"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a kilogram of a narcotic drug

"they were carrying two keys of heroin"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a quantity of alcoholic drink sufficient to make you drunk

"someone had to drive me home last night because I had a skinful"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) energetic vitality

"her creative juices were flowing"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) a businessman dressed in a business suit

"all the suits care about is the bottom line"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) a person's girlfriend or boyfriend

"she was his main squeeze"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a flighty scatterbrained simpleton

"she's a total airhead" "every airhead on a big salary rushed out to buy one"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (old-fashioned slang) a bad person

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (British slang) a scientist or technician engaged in military research

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) offensive term for a lesbian who is noticeably masculine

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (old-fashioned slang) a good person

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (British slang) boss

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) boss

(argot is the usage domain for ...) someone who is excellent at something

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) a merchant who deals in shoddy or inferior merchandise

(argot is the usage domain for ...) offensive term for a person of German descent

(argot is the usage domain for ...) obscene terms for diarrhea

(argot is the usage domain for ...) extreme nervousness

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (spoken slang) unfashionable and boring

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (of male or female homosexuals) characterized by stereotypically male traits or appearance

(argot is the usage domain for ...) very unpleasant or offensive

"a grotty little play"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) remarkable

"that was some party" "she is some skier"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) excellent

"famous for a mean backhand"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) obstreperous

(argot is the usage domain for ...) well below average height

(argot is the usage domain for ...) violent and sudden and noisy

"a slam-bang collision"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) completely; used as intensifiers

"clean forgot the appointment" "I'm plumb (or plum) tuckered out"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) strange and somewhat frightening

"the whole experience was really freaky"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) marked by a willingness to tackle a job and get it done

"a can-do kind of person" "the city's indomitable optimism and can-do spirit"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) an unpleasant difficulty

"this problem is a real bitch"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) occur

"what gives?"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) be killed or die

(argot is the usage domain for ...) pass one's hands over the sexual organs of

"He felt the girl in the movie theater"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) dance in a professional capacity

(argot is the usage domain for ...) throw away

"Chuck these old notes"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) play truant from work or school

"The boy often plays hooky"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

(argot is the usage domain for ...) very drunk

(argot is the usage domain for ...) extremely

"she was drop-dead gorgeous"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a portion removed from the whole

"the government's weekly bite from my paycheck"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) street name for a packet of illegal drugs

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a gangster's pistol

(argot is the usage domain for ...) slang term for knockout drops

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (British slang) a prison

"he's in the nick"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) merchandise that is shoddy or inferior

(argot is the usage domain for ...) an absolute certainty

"it's a dead cert"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) staying power

"that old Broadway play really has legs"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) slang for a mustache

(argot is the usage domain for ...) informal British term for a cafe

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a very thorough search of a person or a place

"a shakedown by the police uncovered the drugs"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) drill on a barracks square

(argot is the usage domain for ...) British slang for a swindle

(argot is the usage domain for ...) the act of stealing

(argot is the usage domain for ...) extortion of money (as by blackmail)

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) a self-aggrandizing action undertaken simply for the pleasure of exercising control over other people

(argot is the usage domain for ...) slang for sexual intercourse

(argot is the usage domain for ...) slang for fellatio

(argot is the usage domain for ...) slang for masturbation

(argot is the usage domain for ...) British slang for a look

(argot is the usage domain for ...) vulgar slang for anus

(argot is the usage domain for ...) slang for a paunch

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) a neighborhood

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) an offensive term for White people who are impoverished

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) offensive names for a White man

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) offensive term for Native Americans

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Jew

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Chinese descent

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Italian descent

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (slang) a neighborhood

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a large satisfying meal

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a high-speed motorcycle race on a public road

(argot is the usage domain for ...) an unpleasant smell

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (dated slang) a remarkable or excellent thing or person

"that story was a corker"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) senseless talk

"don't give me that stuff"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) pretentious or silly talk or writing

(argot is the usage domain for ...) nonsensical talk or writing

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a pornographic movie

(argot is the usage domain for ...) a claim of rights

"I have dibs on that last slice of pizza"

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (Briticism) a grand formal party on an important occasion

(argot is the usage domain for ...) (ethnic slur) offensive term for persons of Latin American descent

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