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buzzword (plural buzzwords)
- (pejorative) A word drawn from or imitative of technical jargon, and often rendered meaningless and fashionable through abuse by non-technical persons in a seeming show of familiarity with the subject.
- Their salespeople know all the right buzzwords, but they can’t really help you solve your problems.
word drawn from or imitative of technical jargon
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buzzword m or f (in variation) (plural buzzwords)
- buzzword (fashionable technical jargon)