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  Definition of vernacular
  1. the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from literary language)
  2. a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don''t speak our lingo"
  3. being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language; "common parlance"; "a vernacular term"; "vernacular speakers"; "the vulgar tongue of the masses"; "the technical and vulgar names for an animal species"
Similar Words: cant, jargon, slang, lingo, argot, patois, common, vulgar

 

Hyponyms: street name, rhyming slang

 

Derivational Morphology: slang

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 白话   Dutch: volkstaal  
Finnish: arkikieli   French: vernaculaire  
German: Umgangssprache   Italian: vernacolare  
Japanese: 方言   Korean: 사투리  
Latin: vernaculus   Polish: język rodzimy  
Russian: народный язык   Spanish: vernáculo  
Telugu: (pranthiya)  
 
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