Last modified on 20 April 2014, at 16:04

double talk


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double talk (uncountable)

  1. (idiomatic): Lying, especially in a formal political statement.
  2. (idiomatic) Speech which combines English and English-sounding gibberish for humorous effect.
  3. A simple phonetic code with a regular infix that makes meaningful speech sound unintelligible.
  4. (telephony) A situation when two people talk at the same time, causing overlapping audio signals.