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Describing offensive language - synonyms or related words

dirty

adjective

dirty language or pictures deal with sex in a way that offends some people

obscene

adjective

offensive in a sexual way

abusive

adjective

using offensive or insulting language

vitriolic

adjective

vitriolic language or behaviour is cruel and full of hate

foul-mouthed

adjective

using a lot of swear words

crude

adjective

crude words or actions are offensive because they refer to sex in an unpleasant way

colourful

adjective

colourful language is rude or uses offensive words

blue

adjective

informal old-fashioned

dealing with sex in a way that some people find offensive

ripe

adjective

language or humour that is ripe is funny but slightly rude

X-rated

adjective

informal

used for talking about behaviour or language that is very sexual and only suitable for adults

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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dolt

a stupid person

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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