Dysphemistic

dysphemism

[dis-fuh-miz-uhm]
noun
1.
the substitution of a harsh, disparaging, or unpleasant expression for a more neutral one.
2.
an expression so substituted.

Origin:
1880–85; dys- + (eu)phemism

dysphemistic, adjective


euphemism.
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dysphemism (ˈdɪsfɪˌmɪzəm)
 
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]
 
dysphe'mistic
 
adj

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