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Definition of " language " in English Dictionary
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Any means of conveying or communicating ideas; specifically, human speech; the expression of ideas by the voice; sounds, expressive of thought, articulated by the organs of the throat and mouth.
n.
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The expression of ideas by writing, or any other instrumentality.
n.
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The forms of speech, or the methods of expressing ideas, peculiar to a particular nation.
n.
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The characteristic mode of arranging words, peculiar to an individual speaker or writer; manner of expression; style.
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The inarticulate sounds by which animals inferior to man express their feelings or their wants.
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The suggestion, by objects, actions, or conditions, of ideas associated therewith; as, the language of flowers.
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The vocabulary and phraseology belonging to an art or department of knowledge; as, medical language; the language of chemistry or theology.
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A race, as distinguished by its speech.
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To communicate by language; to express in language.
v. t.
English » English
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
Any means of conveying or communicating ideas; specifically, human speech; the expression of ideas by the voice; sounds, expressive of thought, articulated by the organs of the throat and mouth.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
The expression of ideas by writing, or any other instrumentality.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
The forms of speech, or the methods of expressing ideas, peculiar to a particular nation.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
The characteristic mode of arranging words, peculiar to an individual speaker or writer; manner of expression; style.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
The inarticulate sounds by which animals inferior to man express their feelings or their wants.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
The suggestion, by objects, actions, or conditions, of ideas associated therewith; as, the language of flowers.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
The vocabulary and phraseology belonging to an art or department of knowledge; as, medical language; the language of chemistry or theology.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
A race, as distinguished by its speech.
n.
Language Hear the Pronunciation!
To communicate by language; to express in language.
v. t.
Indirect results
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Languaged of Language imp. & p. p.
Languaged Having a language; skilled in language; -- chiefly used in composition. a.
Languageless Lacking or wanting language; speechless; silent. a.
Overlanguaged Employing too many words; diffuse. a.
Sea language The peculiar language or phraseology of seamen; sailor's cant.
English » English
Languaged of Language imp. & p. p.
Languaged Having a language; skilled in language; -- chiefly used in composition. a.
Languageless Lacking or wanting language; speechless; silent. a.
Overlanguaged Employing too many words; diffuse. a.
Sea language The peculiar language or phraseology of seamen; sailor's cant.