Examples of obscenity in a Sentence
The author uses obscenity to make a point about the culture.
the issue of whether obscenity is a fundamental part of rap music
Recent Examples of obscenity from the Web
Don’t bring that person up.’ Toxic conflict, for example, is when their dad comes to pick them up, and obscenities are yelled.
Controversial conservative starlet Tomi Lahren is once again making headlines, this time for getting a drink and obscenities hurled at her while having brunch.
Some of the most dejected responded on social media with obscenities.
With even The New York Times now printing obscenities, Marco Rubio is going to have to carry around smelling salt.
Kelly told police the man had called the gas station from outside and was saying obscenities to her.
The manager accused some of the members of the large party of using obscenities and being disrespectful.
After only a few months trying to inspire gay men to organize, he and several other members were arrested without a warrant on claims of potential obscenity, and the Society for Human Rights crumbled to dust.
Comedian Samantha Bee apologized to Ivanka Trump and viewers on Thursday for using an obscenity to describe the president's daughter, an incident that quickly thrust her into the middle of the nation's political divide.
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bawdiness, blueness, coarseness, crudeness, crudity, filth, filthiness, foulness, grossness, impureness, impurity, indecency, lasciviousness, lewdness, nastiness, ribaldry, smut, smuttiness, vulgarity, wantonness;
OBSCENITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of obscenity for English Language Learners
: the quality or state of being obscene
: obscene words or actions
: an offensive word
OBSCENITY Defined for Kids
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