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argot

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From French argot

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argot (plural argots)

  1. A secret language or conventional slang peculiar to thieves, tramps and vagabonds.
  2. The specialized informal vocabulary and terminology used between people with special skill in a field, such as between doctors, mathematicians or hackers; a jargon.
    The conversation was in the argot of the trade, full of acronyms and abbreviations that made no sense to the uninitiate.

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FrenchEdit

French Wikipedia has an article on:

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EtymologyEdit

Of obscure origin.

NounEdit

argot m (plural argots)

  1. slang
  2. cant (secret language)

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French argot

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argot n (indeclinable)

  1. argot

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French argot

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argot m (plural argot)

  1. slang, argot