Monday, February 22, 2016

Dysphemism

Dysphemism is the use of a derogatory, offensive or vulga to replace a (more) neutral original. Meaning that both written and spoken, it is a way of replacing conflicting expression with another conflicting expression in order to reveal a very deep emotional dissatisfaction.
♦ bullshit for lies or nonsense (compare euphemism: fib)
♦ worm food or kick the bucket for death (compare euphemisms: passed away, no longer with us)
♦ quack for doctor
♦ shrink for psychiatrist
♦ crapper or (British) bog for toilet (compare euphemism: bathroom)
♦ dead tree edition for the paper version of a publication that can be found online
♦ snail mail for traditional postal mail}}

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