dysphemism definition, dysphemism meaning | English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images
Collins

dysphemism

  

      n  
1    substitution of a derogatory or offensive word or phrase for an innocuous one  
2    the word or phrase so substituted  
     (C19: dys- + euphemism)  
  dysphemistic      adj  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

Advertising