Word of the Day – Argot

By January 29, 2019 Word of the Day

Argot (noun)

ah-go

The jargon or slang of a particular group or class.

Mid 19th century (originally denoting the jargon or slang of criminals): from French, of unknown origin.

Example sentences

“The trouble was, she could barely understand the teen argot they spoke.”

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