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English definition of “double Dutch”

double Dutch

noun [U] (NONSENSE)    UK informal
talk or writing that is nonsense or that you cannot understand Nonsense
(Definition of double Dutch noun (NONSENSE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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