Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Parlance

Parlance [ PAHR-luh'ns ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. the way of speaking
2. talk or speech
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 They asked a lawyer for an explanation of the legal parlance in the contract.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 It is common parlance that if you have a problem, "Why hire a lawyer when you can buy a judge," Clinton said, referring to corruption associated with the nation's judiciary system.