1. [ noun ] stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition
Synonyms: buzzword
Related terms: nonsense
2. [ noun ] a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
Synonyms: argot jargon patois lingo vernacular slang

"they don't speak our lingo"

Related terms: non-standard_speech rhyming_slang street_name wog baby nervousness clean deck pile stuff built buy_it besotted corker some chuck hoof nosh-up square-bashing square bunfight bolshy mean guvnor caff pint-size can-do bite slam-bang bunk_off feel squeeze baloney folderol gat burnup freaky heist schlock cert shakedown boffin uncool out-and-outer schlockmeister bad_egg 'hood old_man good_egg airhead legs shakedown give drop-dead bitch juice bumf key juice niff slang
3. [ noun ] (religion) insincere talk about religion or morals
Synonyms: pious_platitude
Related terms: talk
4. [ noun ] (geography) a slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force
Synonyms: bank camber
Related terms: slope camber
5. [ verb ] heel over
Synonyms: tilt pitch slant cant_over

"The tower is tilting" "The ceiling is slanting"

Related terms: move cock bank pitch bevel tilter lean
6. [ adjective ] having the slant of a bevel
Synonyms: beveled bevel

"a bevel edge" "a cant buttress"

Related terms: inclined
7. [ noun ] two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees
Synonyms: camfer chamfer bevel
Related terms: edge splay bevel
Similar spelling:   canty