Definition of vulgarity
1 : something vulgar
2 : the quality or state of being vulgar
Examples of vulgarity in a sentence
a comedian known for her vulgarity
I was shocked by the vulgarity of his language.
He uttered a vulgarity and was silent.
We have a policy against printing vulgarities in our magazine.
First Known Use of vulgarity
VULGARITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of vulgarity for English Language Learners
: the quality or state of not having good taste, manners, politeness, etc.
: something (such as a word) that is offensive or rude
VULGARITY Defined for Kids
Definition of vulgarity for Students
1 : the quality or state of having or showing poor taste or manners
2 : rude or offensive language or behavior
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