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Definitions for gobbledygook
ˈgɒb əl diˌgʊkgob·bledy·gook

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gobbledygooknoun

    incomprehensible or pompous jargon of specialists

Wiktionary

  1. gobbledygooknoun

    Nonsense; meaningless or encrypted language.

  2. gobbledygooknoun

    Something written in an overly complex, incoherent, or incomprehensible manner.

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  1. Gobbledygook

    Gobbledygook or gobbledegook is jargon or especially convoluted language that results in it being excessively hard to understand or even incomprehensible. "Officialese" or "bureaucratese" is one form of gobbledygook. There are two distinct and opposite cases. One is that incomprehensible material is actual gibberish. In the other some obscure material is either ineptly presented or is subjectively perceived to be gibberish due to a lack of preparation. The SMOG statistic for gobbledygook for example yields an index in terms of years of required education.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gobbledygook in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gobbledygook in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of gobbledygook in a Sentence

  1. Ronald Reagan:

    Most tax revisions didn't improve the system, they made it more like Washington itself complicated, unfair, cluttered with gobbledygook and loopholes designed for those with the power and influence to hire high-priced legal and tax advisers.

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