argot

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Synonyms for argot

Synonyms for argot

a variety of a language that differs from the standard form

specialized expressions indigenous to a particular field, subject, trade, or subculture

Synonyms for argot

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showcases the argots of the police, adolescents, and night stalkers of Auxerre, France.
Languages may be imposed on people, but they are quick to develop argots that protect their local group identity.
The original French-Creole compound, subdivided by various dialects and argots, was complex enough.
If your interests are in cants and argots, insults, words like `yes' and `horse' or names associated with sexual anatomy then this book is essential.