non-vulgarity

vulgarity

[vuhl-gar-i-tee]
noun, plural vulgarities.
1.
the state or quality of being vulgar: the vulgarity of his remark.
2.
something vulgar, as an act or expression.

Origin:
1570–80; < Late Latin vulgāritās commonness, the public. See vulgar, -ity

nonvulgarity, noun, plural nonvulgarities.


1. tastelessness, crudeness, grossness, indelicacy.
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vulgarity (vʌlˈɡærɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  the condition of being vulgar; lack of good manners
2.  a vulgar action, phrase, etc

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vulgarity
1579, "the common people," from L.L. vulgaritas "the multitude," from vulgaris (see vulgar). Meaning "coarseness, crudeness" is recorded from 1774.
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