Neologism

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Neologism->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ neology
neology
neologism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ newfangled expression
newfangled expression
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ caconym
caconym
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ barbarism
barbarism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ archaism
archaism
black letter
monkish Latin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ corruption
corruption
missayingk
antiphrasis
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ paranomasia
paranomasia
play upon words
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ word play
word play
&c.(wit) 842
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ double-entendre
double-entendre
&c.(ambiguity) 520
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ palindrome
palindrome
paragram
clinch
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ abuse of language
abuse of language
abuse of terms
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ dialect
dialect
brogue
patois
provincialism
broken English
lingua franca
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Anglicism
Anglicism
Briticism
Gallicism
Scotticism
Hibernicism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Americanism
Americanism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Gypsy lingo
Gypsy lingo
Romany
pigeon English
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Volapuk
Volapuk
Chinook
Esperanto
Hindustani
kitchen Kaffir
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ dog Latin
dog Latin
macaronics
gibberish
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ confusion of tongues
confusion of tongues
Babel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ jargon
jargon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ babu English
babu English
chi-chi
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ colloquialism
colloquialism
&c.(figure of speech) 521
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ byword
byword
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ technicality
technicality
lingo
slang
cant
argot
St
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ Gile's Greek
Gile's Greek
thieves' Latin
peddler's French
flash tongue
Billingsgate
Wall Street slang
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ pseudology
pseudology
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ pseudonym
pseudonym
&c.(misnomer) 565
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Mr
Mr
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ So-and-so
So-and-so
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ wha d'ye call 'em
wha d'ye call 'em
whatchacallim
what's his name
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ thingummy
thingummy
thingumbob
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ je ne sais quoi
je ne sais quoi
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ neologist
neologist
coiner of words
PARAG:Neologism->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ coin words
coin words
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ Americanize
Americanize
Anglicize
PARAG:Neologism->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ neologic
neologic
neological
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ archaic
archaic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ obsolete
obsolete
&c.(old) 124
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ colloquial
colloquial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Anglice
Anglice

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • neologism — NEOLOGÍSM, neologisme, s.n. Cuvânt împrumutat de curând din altă limbă sau creat recent într o limbă prin mijloace proprii. [pr.: ne o ] – Din fr. néologisme. Trimis de RACAI, 03.11.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  Neologism ≠ arhaism Trimis de siveco,… …   Dicționar Român

  • Neologism — Ne*ol o*gism, n. [Cf. F. n[ e]ologisme.] 1. The introduction of new words, or the use of old words in a new sense. Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster] 2. A new word, phrase, or expression. [1913 Webster] 3. A new doctrine; specifically, rationalism.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neologism — index jargon (technical language) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • neologism — (n.) practice of innovation in language, 1776, from Fr. néologisme, from neo (see NEO (Cf. neo )) + Gk. logos word (see LECTURE (Cf. lecture) (n.)). Meaning new word or expression is from 1803. Neological is attested from 1754 …   Etymology dictionary

  • neologism — [n] new word buzz word*, coinage, neology, new phrase, slang, synthetic word*, vogue word*; concept 275 Ant. time worn …   New thesaurus

  • neologism — ► NOUN ▪ a newly coined word or expression. ORIGIN from NEO (Cf. ↑neo ) + Greek logos word …   English terms dictionary

  • neologism — [nē äl′ə jiz΄əm] n. [Fr néologisme: see NEO , LOGY, & ISM] 1. a new word or a new meaning for an established word 2. the use of, or the practice of creating, new words or new meanings for established words neologist n. neologistic adj.… …   English World dictionary

  • Neologism — For Wikipedia policy on neologisms, see Wikipedia:Avoid neologisms. A neologism (  /niːˈ …   Wikipedia

  • neologism — n. to coin a neologism * * * [niː ɒlədʒɪz(ə)m] to coin a neologism …   Combinatory dictionary

  • neologism — [[t]ni͟ːələʤɪzəm, niɒ̱l [/t]] neologisms N COUNT A neologism is a new word or expression in a language, or a new meaning for an existing word or expression. [TECHNICAL] The newspaper used the neologism dinks , Double Income No Kids. Syn: new word …   English dictionary

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