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dirty word

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a disrespectful or indecent word or expression
  • I'm afraid I won't be much help on the trip—the only Spanish I know is a handful of dirty words

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The first known use of dirty word was circa 1774

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“Dirty word.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dirty%20word. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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