jargonize

verb
jar·​gon·​ize | \ˈjär-gə-ˌnīz \
jargonized; jargonizing

Definition of jargonize 

transitive verb

1 : to make into jargon

2 : to express in jargon

intransitive verb

: to speak or write jargon

First Known Use of jargonize

1803, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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