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slur

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1 an act or expression showing scorn and usually intended to hurt another's feelings
  • a rowdy group of patrons was kicked out of the theater for shouting slurs

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slur

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The first known use of slur was in 1609

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“Slur.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slur. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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