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noun as in coarseness

noun as in crassness


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“FFV,” First Families of Virginia, is a lineage society whose members would likely disapprove of such vulgarity.

The editors who denounced Benglis in 1974 called the magazine image “an object of extreme vulgarity.”

I can see vulgarity and ugliness anywhere I want to look, and I can see it for free.

Explicitness and vulgarity are both different subsets of honesty, both very necessary.

Sometimes I wonder if I actually believe in vulgarity, as a concept.

Where do you see the line between explicitness and vulgarity?

Wilde deplored American commercialism and vulgarity, but he admired American simplicity and decency.

Smoking now is as common as eating and drinking, and to smoke amongst ladies is a vulgarity.

There is no surer mark of vulgarity than over dressing or gay dressing in the street.

So that the Provençal language, in spite of everything, keeps a certain patois vulgarity.

It is said that the late Ward McAllister shrank with peculiar distaste from the vulgarity of divorce.

Vulgarity, mother says, is pretending to be what you are not.

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On this page you'll find 71 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to vulgarity, such as: obscenity, profanity, crassness, crudity, discourtesy, and filthiness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.