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bafflegab

[ baf-uhl-gab ]
/ ˈbæf əlˌgæb /
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noun Slang.
confusing or generally unintelligible jargon; gobbledegook: an insurance policy written in bafflegab impenetrable to a lay person.
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Origin of bafflegab

First recorded in 1950–55; baffle + gab1

OTHER WORDS FROM bafflegab

baf·fle·gab·ber, noun

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