Doubletalk

evasive or ambiguous language

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • doubletalk — double talk n. 1. Meaningless speech that consists of nonsense syllables mixed with intelligible words; gibberish. 2. Deliberately ambiguous or evasive language. Also called doublespeak. * * * …   Universalium

  • doubletalk — noun Doublespeak …   Wiktionary

  • doubletalk — Australian Slang evasive or ambiguous language …   English dialects glossary

  • doubletalk — n. language with no real meaning; language with more than one meaning intended to hide the truth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • doubletalk — noun chiefly N. Amer. doublespeak …   English new terms dictionary

  • doubletalk — /ˈdʌbəltɔk / (say dubuhltawk) noun Colloquial 1. speech using nonsense syllables together with words in a rapid patter. 2. evasive or ambiguous language …   Australian English dictionary

  • doubletalk — …   Useful english dictionary

  • dou´ble|talk´er — dou|ble|talk «DUHB uhl TK», noun, verb. –n. 1. speech that is purposely meaningless, but seems meaningful because normal words and intonations are mixed in. 2. evasive, ambiguous, or deceitful talk: »political doubletalk. –v.i. to speak in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dou|ble|talk — «DUHB uhl TK», noun, verb. –n. 1. speech that is purposely meaningless, but seems meaningful because normal words and intonations are mixed in. 2. evasive, ambiguous, or deceitful talk: »political doubletalk. –v.i. to speak in doubletalk:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Amiga — This article is about the family of home computers. For other uses, see Amiga (disambiguation). The former Amiga logo, as used by Commodore Amiga Inc …   Wikipedia

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