Parlance in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Parlance

a way of speaking that is typical of a certain group or culture

Examples of Parlance in a sentence

When I heard the computer programmers talking about coding, I could not understand a word of their parlance.  🔊

The legal parlance used by attorneys has its roots in the Latin language.  🔊

Because the counselor talks to teens every day, she is quite familiar with the parlance young people use to communicate.  🔊

The author used the parlance of a small country town as a guide for perfecting the dialogue of his Southerner characters.  🔊

When the doctor testified on the stand, he spoke in a medical parlance that few members of the jury understood.  🔊

My daughter was quick to tell me that adolescents no longer used the once popular phrase in modern parlance.  🔊

Although Kim listened to the assistant on the helpline, she could not understand the technical parlance well enough to fix her computer.  🔊

Low blood sugar is referred to as hypoglycemia in medical parlance.  🔊

In financial parlance, the professor explained the easiest way for us to complete our profit and loss statements.  🔊

Since you are not a racing fan, you probably will not understand much of the parlance used by the sportscasters during the race.  🔊

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