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Offensive words and language - synonyms or related words

obscenity

noun

behaviour or language that is sexually offensive, especially in a film, book, or play

curse

noun

an offensive or very impolite word or phrase

bad language

noun

rude words

four-letter word

noun

one of the short words considered rude or offensive by most people

abuse

noun

angry offensive comments

invective

noun

formal

insulting language or swearing

profanity

noun

formal

a word or language that is offensive because it is rude, or shows a lack of respect for God or people’s religious beliefs

expletive

noun

formal

a rude word that you use when you are angry, annoyed, or upset that might offend some people

foul language

swear words

filth

noun

informal

words or pictures that are very offensive, usually because they deal with sex in an unpleasant way

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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