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slang

noun [U]
 
 
/slæŋ/
informal language, often language that is only used by people who belong to a particular group: prison slangLinguistic terms and linguistic styleTerminology and vocabulary
Translations of “slang”
in Korean 속어, 은어…
in Arabic لُغة عاميّة, دارِجة…
in French argot…
in Turkish argo…
in Italian slang, gergo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 俚語…
in Russian сленг, жаргон…
in Polish gwara, slang…
in Spanish argot, jerga…
in Portuguese gíria…
in German die Umgangssprache…
in Catalan argot…
in Japanese スラング, 俗語…
in Chinese (Simplified) 俚语…
(Definition of slang from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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