Definition of argot:
pious platitude, bank, slang term, study atdialect, vernacular, slang, camber, patois, words, buzzword, bevel, slang expression, lexicon, jargoon, terminology, jargon, idiom, vocabulary, chamfer, chamfer, cant, lingo.
- "Esmeralda", Frances Hodgson Burnett.
In his turn he came again to the window, and departed from it after a conversation with the clerk that left the latter in accord with Aunt Fanny Atwater's commiserating adjective, though the clerk's own pity was expressed in argot.- "Gentle Julia", Booth Tarkington.
- "The Pool in the Desert", Sara Jeanette Duncan.