Definitions — English
- Communication of thoughts and feelings through a system of arbitrary signals, such as voice sounds, gestures, or written symbols.
- Such a system as used by a nation, people, or other distinct community; often contrasted with dialect.
- The special vocabulary and usages of a scientific, professional, or other group: "his total mastery of screen language—camera placement, editing—and his handling of actors” ( Jack Kroll).
- The manner or means of communication between living creatures other than humans: the language of dolphins.