non-standard speech

Definitions of non-standard speech
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n speech that differs from the usual accepted, easily recognizable speech of native adult members of a speech community

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baby talk, babytalk
the developing speech of a young child
baby talk, babytalk, motherese
an adult's imitation of the speech of a young child
accent, dialect, idiom
the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people
localism
a phrase or pronunciation that is peculiar to a particular locality
regionalism
a feature (as a pronunciation or expression or custom) that is characteristic of a particular region
telegraphese
language characterized by terseness and ellipsis as in telegrams
vernacular
the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from literary language)
argot, cant, jargon, lingo, patois, slang, vernacular
a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
slang, slang expression, slang term
informal language consisting of words and expressions that are not considered appropriate for formal occasions; often vituperative or vulgar
street name
slang for something (especially for an illegal drug)
eye dialect
the use of misspellings to identify a colloquial or uneducated speaker
patois
a regional dialect of a language (especially French); usually considered substandard
rhyming slang
slang that replaces words with rhyming words or expressions and then typically omits the rhyming component
Type of:
language, oral communication, speech, speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, voice communication
(language) communication by word of mouth

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