euphemize

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verb eu·phe·mize \ˈyü-fə-ˌmīz\

Definition of euphemize

euphemized

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euphemizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to express or describe euphemistically euphemize death

euphemizer

play \ˈyü-fə-ˌmī-zər\ noun

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First Known Use of euphemize

1857

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