lingo Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"lingo" in British English

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lingonoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈlɪŋ.ɡəʊ/  us   /-ɡoʊ/ (plural lingos or lingoes) informal
a ​foreignlanguage: In Italy, of ​course, Stef can ​speak the lingo. a ​type of ​language that ​contains a lot of ​unusual or ​technicalexpressions: internet lingo
(Definition of lingo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lingonoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈlɪŋ·ɡoʊ/ (plural lingoes) infml
languagecontainingslang (= ​informallanguage) or ​technicalexpressions, or a ​foreignlanguage: [U] In ​typicalHollywood lingo, he said, "This is ​gonna be ​big."
(Definition of lingo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lingo”
in Chinese (Simplified) 外国语言,外国话, 隐语, 行话,术语…
in Chinese (Traditional) 外國語言,外國話, 隱語, 行話,術語…
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