Simple Definition of shoptalk
: talk that is related to your work or special interests
Full Definition of shoptalk
: the jargon or subject matter peculiar to an occupation or a special area of interest
Examples of shoptalk
There was a lot of shoptalk at the office party.
<eventually, he got bored with the shoptalk of the nuclear engineers, which he barely understood>
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Rhymes with shoptalk
back talk, Bartók, Black Hawk, bemock, boardwalk, cakewalk, catwalk, cornstalk, cross talk, crosswalk, duckwalk, eyestalk, fast-talk, fish hawk, French chalk, goshawk, Gottschalk, jaywalk, langue d'oc, Languedoc, leafstalk, marsh hawk, moonwalk, nighthawk, Norfolk, Norwalk, pep talk, racewalk, ropewalk, sidewalk, skywalk, sleepwalk, small talk, space walk, sweet-talk, trash talk
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