patois Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “patois” in the English Dictionary

"patois" in British English

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patoisnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈpæt.wɑː/ (plural patois)
the ​form of a ​languagespoken by ​people in a ​particulararea that is different from the ​standardlanguage of the ​country: the ​local patois
(Definition of patois from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “patois”
in Spanish Patois…
in Vietnamese tiếng địa phương, thổ ngữ…
in Malaysian patois…
in Thai ภาษท้องถิ่น, ภาษาเฉพาะกลุ่ม…
in Chinese (Simplified) 方言,土话…
in Indonesian dialek lokal, jargon…
in Chinese (Traditional) 方言,土話…
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