Thesaurus / gibberish
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
When a clerk at the receiving end set her Enigma to the same starting position and typed the gibberish, the original text appeared.
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That could turn an explanation of some important topic into gibberish.
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In other words, it’s totally possible to say grammatically correct gibberish—Mad Libs comes to mind—while “escaping” the understanding of a listener.
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But when he tried to express the cooperative impulse that stirred within him, his noises became gibberish.
BEFORE ADAMJACK LONDON
Now used generally for a spell or conjuring word: mere gibberish.
At the sound of his approach a woman came running to the door, shrieking for assistance in a Mexican gibberish.
MURDER IN ANY DEGREEOWEN JOHNSON
When among strangers, they elude inquiries respecting their peculiar language, calling it Gibberish.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
They're long strings of mathematical gibberish, and they have an almost magic property.
LITTLE BROTHERCORY DOCTOROW
But, without minding, John muttered the same gibberish over again, and then sat down at the table which the old folks had left.
CAPE CODHENRY D. THOREAU
WORDS RELATED TO GIBBERISH
- magic words
- monkey business
- mumbo jumbo
- open sesame
- sleight of hand
- smoke and mirrors
- commonplace term
- hackneyed term
- mumbo jumbo
- overused term
- stale language
- street talk
- trite language
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.