Results for: Vulgarism

In Grammar

What is a vulgar apostrophe?

An old meaning of "apostrophe" is a speech addressed to someone, who has perhaps just died. The Roman poet Ovid gave an apostrophe which was fairly plain and blunt. And an ( Full Answer )
In Numbers

What is a vulgar fraction?

A fraction written with an integer numerator placed over a (nonzero) integer denominator is called a vulgar fraction. Vulgar fractions are also known as common fractions or si ( Full Answer )
In Languages and Cultures

What is vulgar language?

"Vulgar language" refers to any form of communication that is unrefined or profane. Traditionally, vulgar language referred to the way of speaking of the lower classes in soc ( Full Answer )
In English Language

What does vulgar mean?

Vulgar . coarse: lacking refinement or cultivation or taste; "he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind"; "behavior that branded him as common"; . common: of or associat ( Full Answer )
In Organic Gardening

What is in foeniculum vulgare?

The common name is sweet fennel or anise. The flavoring can be found in Italian sausage, among others.
In Synonyms and Antonyms

What is a synonym for vulgar?

obscene, rude 2nd answer: Maybe . . . "Vulgar" has more to do with the uneducated clods. Synonyms might be 'Coarse', 'Earthy', 'Gross'. For example, one might say tha ( Full Answer )
In William Shakespeare

What is vulgar love?

"Vulgar" means popular, of the people. Shakespeare does not use the word in Romeo and Juliet, but he defines it in As You Like It, when he has Touchstone defending his girl Au ( Full Answer )
In Idioms, Cliches, and Slang

Is slang vulgar?

Some slang terms are vulgar, especially when they refer to the genitals or to acts like having sex or eliminating waste. Not all slang is vulgar, though. Usually, slang is not ( Full Answer )
In Definitions

How do you define 'vulgar'?

Here is how I define 'vulgar': ADJECTIVE 1) of or for common or ordinary people 2) offensively and explicitly referring to human anatomy and physiology, especially sexua ( Full Answer )
In Idioms, Cliches, and Slang

Is crap vulgar?

The word "crap" is a euphemism (an effort to say a bad word in a more polite way). But unfortunately, sometimes the euphemism is also considered bad, or somewhat rude. Crap ( Full Answer )