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jargonize

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verb, jar·gon·ize \ˈjär-gə-ˌnīz\

Definition of jargonize

jargonizedjargonizing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to speak or write jargon

  3. transitive verb
  4. 1 :  to express in jargon

  5. 2 :  to make into jargon



1803

First Known Use of jargonize

1803


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