jargonize

verb
jar·​gon·​ize | \ ˈjär-gə-ˌnīz How to pronounce jargonize (audio) \
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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“Jargonize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jargonize. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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