slang, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular(noun)
a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
"they don't speak our lingo"
Language, especially language peculiar to a particular group or region; jargon or a dialect.
language; speech; dialect
Origin: [L. lingua tongue, language. See Lingual.]
Lingo is an American television game show with multiple international adaptations. The first American version aired from 1987–1988 in syndication, a second version of the show ran as an original series on GSN for six seasons from 2002–2007, and a third version began airing on GSN on June 6, 2011. The game features two teams of two contestants each who attempt to guess five-letter words and use colored balls to place markers on a 5×5 numbered Lingo card, attempting to cover five spaces in a row in a fashion similar to bingo.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ling′gō, n. language, speech: esp. applied to dialects. [Corrupted from L. lingua, language.]
login, log in
The numerical value of Lingo in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Lingo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I've never heard so many Jesuits talk about the Pope, he's speaking our lingo.
I don't think a candidate is going to be able to get very far simply by using evangelical lingo or by pointing to his or her personal faith, i think a candidate is going to have to explain how he or she would protect religious liberty and would appoint justices and judges who will maintain the common good.
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