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slang

noun [U]  us   /slæŋ/
English very informal language that is used esp. in speech by particular groups of people and which sometimes includes words that are not polite: computer/teenage slang
slangy
adjective  us   /ˈslæŋ·i/
a slangy style of writing
Translations of “slang”
in Arabic لُغة عاميّة, دارِجة…
in Korean 속어, 은어…
in Malaysian slanga…
in French argot…
in Turkish argo…
in Italian slang, gergo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 俚語…
in Russian сленг, жаргон…
in Polish gwara, slang…
in Vietnamese tiếng lóng…
in Spanish argot, jerga…
in Portuguese gíria…
in Thai ถ้อยคำที่เป็นภาษาพูดและใช้ในกลุ่มคนบางกลุ่ม…
in German die Umgangssprache…
in Catalan argot…
in Japanese スラング, 俗語…
in Indonesian istilah khusus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 俚语…
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