double talk


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double talk

n.
1. Meaningless speech that consists of nonsense syllables mixed with intelligible words; gibberish.
2. Deliberately ambiguous or evasive language. Also called doublespeak.

double talk

n
1. rapid speech with a mixture of nonsense syllables and real words; gibberish
2. empty, deceptive, or ambiguous talk, esp by politicians
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.double talk - deliberately unintelligible gibberish
gibber, gibberish - unintelligible talking

double talk

noun
2. Unintelligible or nonsensical talk or language:
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double talk

[ˈdʌblˌtɔːk] ndiscorsi mpl ambigui
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their views on reintroduction of such punishment, I have either had a double talk meaningless reply or: 'I would have to think deeply about that.
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It was a pity that the Pakistani rulers had always been deceived by the US double talk.
But if double talk were an indictable offense, there would be few left to attend international summits.
They are using double talk," Boim said, also criticizing the Palestinians for backing calls for commercial and academic boycotts against the Jewish state.
Travis' current tour with the Double Talk Quartet takes in Greece and France as well as numerous venues in the UK.
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