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1. slang

noun. ['ˈslæŋ'] a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves).

Synonyms

  • non-standard speech
  • vernacular
  • argot
  • street name
  • lingo
  • cant
  • patois
  • rhyming slang

Antonyms

  • adult
  • male offspring
  • female offspring
  • parent

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Words that Rhyme with Slang

  • ylang-ylang
  • kuomintang
  • xinjiang
  • tunkelang
  • pyongyang
  • shenyang
  • nanchang
  • xiaogang
  • tsiang
  • strang
  • sprang
  • li-kang
  • ziyang
  • whang
  • trang
  • stang
  • spang
  • schlang
  • liang
  • klang
  • hwang
  • huang
  • harangue
  • durang
  • drang
  • clang
  • zhang
  • zang
  • yang
  • wang

Example sentences of the word slang


1. Adjective
Elsewhere” is a slang term used by better-equipped hospitals to speak disparagingly of lesser-equipped ones.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Second, is the language clear, familiar and free of slang?

3. Verb, past participle
Bling bling is slang for flashy jewelry, according to UrbanDictionary.com.

Quotes containing the word slang


1. Marijuana enhances our mind in a way that enables us to take a different perspective from 'high up', to see and evaluate our own lives and the lives of others in a privileged way. Maybe this euphoric and elevating feeling of the ability to step outsidethe box and to look at life’s patterns from this high perspective is the inspiration behind the slang term “high” itself.
- Sebastian Marincolo

2. The slang for the rectum is "prison wallet".
- Mary Roach, Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal

2. slang

noun. ['ˈslæŋ'] informal language consisting of words and expressions that are not considered appropriate for formal occasions; often vituperative or vulgar.

Synonyms

  • slang term
  • slang expression

Antonyms

  • undress
  • slip off
  • genuine

3. slang

verb. ['ˈslæŋ'] fool or hoax.

Synonyms

  • dupe
  • cod
  • kid
  • gull
  • put on
  • deceive
  • fool
  • put one across
  • put one over
  • lead astray
  • take in
  • befool
  • pull the leg of

Antonyms

  • give
  • emit
  • let out
  • formal

4. slang

verb. ['ˈslæŋ'] use slang or vulgar language.

Synonyms

  • speak

Antonyms

  • whisper
  • close up

5. slang

verb. ['ˈslæŋ'] abuse with coarse language.

Synonyms

  • blackguard
  • shout
  • clapperclaw

Antonyms

  • take away
  • abstain
  • break even
  • lose
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