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- Lingo definition: 1. A foreign language: 2. A type of language that contains a lot of unusual or technical.
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The specialized vocabulary of a particular field or social group, especially when viewed as unfamiliar: computer lingo; the lingo of the local residents of the island; 'the lingo that rough union guys used among themselves'(Philip Roth).
[Perhaps from Portuguese lingoa, tongue, language, or from Lingua Franca lingua, language; akin to Catalan llengua, Italian lingua, and Spanish lengua, tongue, language, all ultimately from Latin lingua; see dn̥ghū- in Indo-European roots.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
lingo(ˈlɪŋɡəʊ) n, pl-goes
(Linguistics) informal any foreign or unfamiliar language, jargon, etc
[C17: perhaps from lingua franca; compare Portuguese lingoa tongue]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
n., pl. -goes.
1. the language or vocabulary, esp. the jargon or slang, of a particular field, group, or individual.
2. language or speech, esp. if strange or foreign.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
|Noun||1.||lingo - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); 'they don't speak our lingo'|
argot, jargon, patois, vernacular, slang, cant
bite - a portion removed from the whole; 'the government's weekly bite from my paycheck'
heist, rip-off - the act of stealing
power trip - (slang) a self-aggrandizing action undertaken simply for the pleasure of exercising control over other people
nookie, nooky, piece of tail, roll in the hay, screwing, screw - slang for sexual intercourse
dekko - British slang for a look
shakedown - a very thorough search of a person or a place; 'a shakedown by the police uncovered the drugs'
deck - street name for a packet of illegal drugs
Mickey Finn - slang term for knockout drops
nick - (British slang) a prison; 'he's in the nick'
dreck, schlock, shlock - merchandise that is shoddy or inferior
legs - staying power; 'that old Broadway play really has legs'
bunghole - vulgar slang for anus
bay window, potbelly, tummy, corporation, pot - slang for a paunch
street name - slang for something (especially for an illegal drug); '`smack' is a street name for heroin'
corker - (dated slang) a remarkable or excellent thing or person; 'that story was a corker'
hooey, poppycock, stuff and nonsense, stuff - senseless talk; 'don't give me that stuff'
baloney, bilgewater, boloney, bosh, drool, humbug, tommyrot, tosh, twaddle, taradiddle, tarradiddle - pretentious or silly talk or writing
codswallop, folderol, trumpery, wish-wash, applesauce, tripe, rubbish, trash - nonsensical talk or writing
dibs - a claim of rights; 'I have dibs on that last slice of pizza'
non-standard speech - speech that differs from the usual accepted, easily recognizable speech of native adult members of a speech community
rhyming slang - slang that replaces words with rhyming words or expressions and then typically omits the rhyming component; 'Cockney rhyming slang'
bunfight, bun-fight - (Briticism) a grand formal party on an important occasion
burnup - a high-speed motorcycle race on a public road
hood - (slang) a neighborhood
paleface - (slang) a derogatory term for a white person (supposedly used by North American Indians)
white trash - (slang) an offensive term for White people who are impoverished
slant-eye - (slang) a disparaging term for an Asian person (especially for North Vietnamese soldiers in the Vietnam War)
Injun, red man, Redskin - (slang) offensive term for Native Americans
ginzo, greaseball, Guinea - (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Italian descent
Jap, Nip - (offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent
spic, spik - (ethnic slur) offensive term for persons of Latin American descent
Boche, Jerry, Kraut, Krauthead, Hun - offensive term for a person of German descent
airhead - a flighty scatterbrained simpleton; 'she's a total airhead'; 'every airhead on a big salary rushed out to buy one'
babe, sister, baby - (slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women
boffin - (British slang) a scientist or technician engaged in military research
guvnor - (British slang) boss
out-and-outer - someone who is excellent at something
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
noun(Informal)language, jargon, dialect, talk, speech, tongue, idiom, vernacular, patter, cant, patois, argotI don't speak the lingo.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
1. A variety of a language that differs from the standard form:2. Specialized expressions indigenous to a particular field, subject, trade, or subculture:
argot, cant, dialect, idiom, jargon, language, lexicon, patois, terminology, vernacular, vocabulary.
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
lingo[ˈlɪŋgəʊ]N (lingoes (pl)) (= language) → lenguaf, idiomam; (= specialist jargon) → jergaf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
Lingo Spelen] (pl) n
(= language) → languef
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n (inf) → Sprachef; (= specialist jargon) → Jargonm, → Kauderwelschnt (inf); I don’t speak the lingo → ich kann die Sprache (hier/dort) nicht(inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
lingo[ˈlɪŋgəʊ]n (fam, pej) qualunque lingua straniera che risulti incomprensibile; (jargon) →
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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