Example sentences for: parlance

How can you use “parlance” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Other folks say that an operating system is just the core functionality (or in computer parlance, the kernel) necessary to run the chips in your machine.

  • Take the verb cut, which in common ranch parlance has two meanings, the first as stated above being `castrate.

  • ' To shift fields: art movements, in particular, often identify themselves through the addition of a syllable to a word in common parlance.

  • The popular parlance conflates nerd with nebbish . But the overlap between the two concepts is not large, more on the order of this:

  • In American theater parlance, the term gag is used frequently to differentiate funny lines in a movie script or stage comedy from mere jokes that are exchanged indiscriminately in everyday life.


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