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double-talk

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1 language marked by abstractions, jargon, euphemisms, and circumlocutions
  • the reporter listened to the senator's double-talk for about 30 seconds, and then repeated the question

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2 unintelligible or meaningless talk
  • the man on the sidewalk rattled off some double-talk, shoved the petition in my face, and before I realized it, I had added my signature to the list

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The first known use of double-talk was in 1936

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“Double-talk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/double-talk. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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