What does the word jargon mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Confused speech.

Usage examples for jargon

  1. I prefer the Auvergnat accent to that jargon. – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. Philosophers are much like certain musical critics: they write for one another, in a jargon which only themselves can understand. – The So-called Human Race by Bert Leston Taylor
  3. " Thank you, sir," I said, for his intention beneath the weird jargon was somehow benevolent. – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson