legalese definition

  • noun:
    • The skilled vocabulary regarding the legal occupation, specially when regarded as complex or abstruse.
    • The technical talk regarding the appropriate career, the argot of solicitors.
    • Wording that resembles just how a lawyer writes, especially in a way that is confusing to the layperson.
    • A style of writing or speaking heavily focusing the abstruse technical language associated with the legislation, to the stage where a speech or document may be incomprehensible to non-specialists.
    • a style that makes use of the abstruse technical language for the law

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