Meaning of argot
Pronunciation: (är'gō, -gut), [key]
- a specialized idiomatic vocabulary peculiar to a particular class or group of people, esp. that of an underworld group, devised for private communication and identification: a Restoration play rich in thieves' argot.
- the special vocabulary and idiom of a particular profession or social group: sociologists' argot.
- argot (Thesaurus)