Jargon and Vernacular


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Jargon noun – The special terms or expressions of a particular group or field.
Usage example: I don't understand a lot of computer jargon

Vernacular is a synonym for jargon in dialect topic. In some cases you can use "Vernacular" instead a noun "Jargon", when it comes to topics like words, accent, specialized language. popular alternative
Synonyms for Jargon


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Vernacular noun – A characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves).
Jargon is a synonym for vernacular in dialect topic. You can use "Jargon" instead a noun "Vernacular", if it concerns topics such as words, accent, everyday language, native language. popular alternative
Nearby Word: vernacularly
Synonyms for Vernacular

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legitimate legitimate jargon legitimate vernacular
actual actual jargon actual vernacular
strange strange jargon strange vernacular
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Vernacular and Jargon. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 28, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/jargon/vernacular
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