politically correct

noun
marked by or adhering to a typically progressive orthodoxy on issues involving especially race, gender, sexual affinity, or ecology. Abbreviation: PC, P.C.

political correctness, noun
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politically correct
 
adj
PC demonstrating progressive ideals, esp by avoiding vocabulary that is considered offensive, discriminatory, or judgmental, esp concerning race and gender
 
political correctness
 
n

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politically correct

Also, PC or p.c. Showing an effort to make broad social and political changes to redress injustices caused by prejudice. It often involves changing or avoiding language that might offend anyone, especially with respect to gender, race, or ethnic background. For example, Editors of major papers have sent out numerous directives concerning politically correct language. This expression was born in the late 1900s, and excesses in trying to conform to its philosophy gave rise to humorous parodies.

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Example sentences
Your guilt and your politically correct terms keep us divided and set apart.
It is after all politically correct among the elite.
With that account deactivated, she and her sisters launched a more politically
  correct venture.
Oh right, that's not a politically correct argument.
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