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  • n. Someone who uses jargon excessively.


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Blend of jargon and argonaut


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  • Yep, that works.

    September 14, 2007

  • What about jargonaire?

    September 13, 2007

  • Fair enough. Thanks for sharing.

    September 12, 2007

  • I guess, it doesn't really make much sense when you interpret it that way, which is why I don't like it.

    September 3, 2007

  • I wasn't thinking at all, I was just quoting :) Much easier. But what do you mean - what would a jargony argonaut say?

    September 3, 2007

  • This one is close, but not quite there. Instead of thinking jargon plus juggernaut, I think jargon plus argonaut.

    September 2, 2007

  • jargonaut noun. "A person who uses a an excessive number of jargon terms when speaking or writing." See Word Spy:

    September 2, 2007