Definitions For Bafflegab


bafflegab , b , ed (rare) To use pretentious, incomprehensible, or overly technical language.


BAFFLEGAB (uncountable) pretentious, Pretentious, incomprehensible, or overly technical language, especially legal or bureaucratic jargon.


gobbledygook; see also thesaurus:nonsense


baffle + gab, coined 1952quinion, michael. "." World Wide Words, 25 Jun. 2005..

Is Bafflegab a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Bafflegab is worth 20 points in Scrabble and 24 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Bafflegab in a Sentence

  • I kept asking the telemarketer what the final cost of the “special offer” was, and all I got was more bafflegab about deferred payments, option to cancel at any point, etc.

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