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1. language

noun. ['ˈlæŋgwədʒ, ˈlæŋgwɪdʒ'] a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols.

Synonyms

  • indigenous language
  • natural language
  • superstratum
  • metalanguage
  • communication
  • words
  • koine
  • target language
  • signing
  • slanguage
  • usage
  • outpouring
  • string of words
  • interlanguage
  • word string
  • onslaught
  • superstrate
  • tongue
  • lingua franca
  • native language
  • source language
  • artificial language
  • sign language
  • object language
  • bombardment
  • barrage
  • dead language
  • linguistic communication

Antonyms

  • artificial language
  • dissuade
  • unattractiveness
  • categoreme

Etymology

  • language (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • language (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Language

  • acknowledge
  • acknowledge
  • acreage
  • adage
  • advantage
  • advantage
  • advantage
  • afterimage
  • alderidge
  • alderidge
  • aldridge
  • amperage
  • anchorage
  • appendage
  • arledge
  • armitage
  • arrearage
  • assemblage
  • babbage
  • baggage

How do you pronounce language?

Pronounce language as ˈlæŋgwɪʤ.

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How do you spell language? Is it lanugage ?

A common misspelling of language is lanugage

Sentences with language


1. Noun, singular or mass
Simple language that is easy to understand will work fine.

Quotes about language


1. Music happens to be an art form that transcends language.
- Herbie Hancock

2. You stand with the least likely to succeed until success is succeeded by something more valuable: kinship. You stand with the belligerent, the surly and the badly behaved until bad behavior is recognized for the language it is: the vocabulary of the deeply wounded and of those whose burdens are more than they can bear.
- Greg Boyle

3. On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag!
- Alexander Henry

2. sign-language

adjective. used of the language of the deaf.

Synonyms

  • sign
  • signed
  • gestural
  • communicative

Antonyms

  • taciturn
  • inarticulate
  • fire
  • negativeness

3. language

noun. ['ˈlæŋgwədʒ, ˈlæŋgwɪdʒ'] (language) communication by word of mouth.

Synonyms

  • spell
  • words
  • speech communication
  • saying
  • spoken communication
  • voice communication
  • spoken language
  • oral communication
  • idiolect
  • magic spell
  • auditory communication
  • soliloquy
  • discussion
  • non-standard speech
  • monologue
  • give-and-take
  • locution
  • speech
  • charm
  • word
  • pronunciation
  • orthoepy
  • dictation
  • conversation
  • magical spell

Etymology

  • language (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • language (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. language

noun. ['ˈlæŋgwədʒ, ˈlæŋgwɪdʒ'] the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number.

Synonyms

  • vocal
  • love lyric
  • textual matter
  • text
  • words
  • lyric

Antonyms

  • trade edition
  • unemotional

Etymology

  • language (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • language (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. language

noun. ['ˈlæŋgwədʒ, ˈlæŋgwɪdʒ'] the mental faculty or power of vocal communication.

Synonyms

  • speech
  • module
  • lexicon
  • lexis
  • mental faculty
  • vocabulary
  • faculty

Antonyms

  • dissuasion
  • unconnectedness
  • inactivity
  • dysphemism

Etymology

  • language (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • language (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. language

noun. ['ˈlæŋgwədʒ, ˈlæŋgwɪdʒ'] the cognitive processes involved in producing and understanding linguistic communication.

Synonyms

  • linguistic process
  • higher cognitive process

Antonyms

  • misconstruction
  • unspell
  • repel

Etymology

  • language (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • language (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. language

noun. ['ˈlæŋgwədʒ, ˈlæŋgwɪdʒ'] a system of words used to name things in a particular discipline.

Synonyms

  • toponymy
  • word
  • toponomy
  • markup language
  • terminology

Antonyms

  • categorem
  • synonym
  • inability
  • uncommunicative

Etymology

  • language (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • language (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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