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solecism

noun

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a socially improper or unsuitable act or remark
  • the solecism of asking one's hosts how much something in their house cost them

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The first known use of solecism was circa 1555

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“Solecism.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/solecism. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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