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nonsense word

Syllabification: non·sense word

Definition of nonsense word in English:

noun

A word having no conventionally accepted meaning.
Example sentences
  • No name tickled all our fancies, but we agreed that a nonsense word was the way to go.
  • I always thought it was just a nonsense word the Hoodoo Gurus made up.
  • The speaker announced that she would pronounce a nonsense word, baba.

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