Results for: Euphemism

What is a euphemism for stubborn?

The word "euphemism" means a polite or inoffensive term. What is sought here is a "positive connotation" as opposed to the "negative connotation" of stubborn. Positive connota (MORE)

What is euphemisms?

A euphemism is a word you use to make something sound less offensive or bad. For example, instead of saying, "That girl is a stripper," you might say "That girl is an exotic d (MORE)

Is an or a correct before the word euphemism?

Euphemism is a tricky word because even though it starts with a  vowel, it doesn't sound like it starts with a vowel. So in this  case, even though technically "an," would s (MORE)

What is a sentence using the word euphemism?

Being treated like a girl is a common euphemism for not being taken seriously. Companies will often use a term such as furlough, downsize, or layoff as a euphemism for firing (MORE)