how to pronounce slang

slæŋ

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meanings of slang

noun:

  1. A watchchain.
  2. A fetter worn on the leg by a convict.
  3. Language that is unique to a particular profession or subject; jargon.
  4. A particular variety of slang; the slang used by a particular group.
  5. An item of slang; a slang word or expression.
  6. The specialized language of a social group, sometimes used to make what is said unintelligible to those not members of the group; cant.
  7. Any long, narrow piece of land; a promontory.
  8. A counterfeit weight or measure.
  9. A hawker's license.
  10. Language outside of conventional usage and in the informal register.
  11. A travelling show, or one of its performances.

verb:

  1. Simple past tense of sling.
  2. To sell (especially illegal drugs).
  3. To vocally abuse, or shout at.

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