Definition of shoptalk
: the jargon or subject matter peculiar to an occupation or a special area of interest
Examples of shoptalk in a sentence
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
First Known Use of shoptalk
SHOPTALK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shoptalk for English Language Learners
: talk that is related to your work or special interests
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