Definition of double Dutch noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


double Dutch

BrE BrE//ˌdʌbl ˈdʌtʃ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʌbl ˈdʌtʃ//
[uncountable] (British English, informal)
jump to other results
speech or writing that is impossible to understand, and that seems to be nonsense These instructions are written in double Dutch.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: double Dutch