Vulgarity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Bad taste.
<- N
PARAG:Vulgarity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vulgarity
vulgarity
vulgarism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ barbarism
barbarism
Vandalism
Gothicism|
=>!
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ mauvis gout
mauvis gout
bad taste
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gaucherie
gaucherie
awkwardness
want of tact
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ill-breeding
ill-breeding
&c.(discourtesy) 895
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ courseness
courseness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ indecorum
indecorum
misbehavior
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ lowness
lowness
homeliness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ low life
low life
mauvais ton
rusticity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ boorishness
boorishness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ brutality
brutality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ rowdyism
rowdyism
blackguardism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ribaldry
ribaldry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ slang
slang
&c.(neology) 563
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bad joke
bad joke
mauvais plaisanterie
=>(Excess of ornament)
GRP: \\ N \\ Excess of ornament
Sgm: \\ N \\ Excess of ornament \\ gaudiness
gaudiness
tawdriness
Sgm: \\ N \\ Excess of ornament \\ false ornament
false ornament
Sgm: \\ N \\ Excess of ornament \\ finery
finery
frippery
trickery
tinsel
gewgaw
clinquant
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ rough diamond
rough diamond
tomboy
hoyden
cub
unlicked cub
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ clown
clown
&c.(commonalty) 876
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ Goth
Goth
Vandal
Boeotian
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ snob
snob
cad
gent
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ parvenu
parvenu
&c. 876
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ frump
frump
dowdy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ slattern
slattern
&c. 653
PARAG:Vulgarity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be vulgar
be vulgar
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ misbehave
misbehave
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ talk shop
talk shop
smell of the shop
PARAG:Vulgarity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in bad taste
in bad taste
vulgar
unrefined
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ coarse
coarse
indecorous
ribald
gross
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unseemly
unseemly
unbeseeming
unpresentable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ contra bonos mores
contra bonos mores
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ ungraceful
ungraceful
&c.(ugly) 846
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ dowdy
dowdy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ slovenly
slovenly
&c.(dirty) 653
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ ungenteel
ungenteel
shabby genteel
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ low
low
&c.(plebeian) 876
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ uncourtly
uncourtly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ uncivil
uncivil
&c.(discourteous) 895
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ ill bred
ill bred
ill mannered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ underbred
underbred
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ ungentlemanly
ungentlemanly
ungentlemanlike
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unladylike
unladylike
unfeminine
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ wild
wild
wild as an unbacked colt
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unkempt
unkempt
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ uncombed
uncombed
untamed
unlicked
unpolished
uncouth
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ plebeian
plebeian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ incondite
incondite
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ heavy
heavy
rude
awkward
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ homely
homely
homespun
home bred
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ provincial
provincial
countrified
rustic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ boorish
boorish
clownish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ savage
savage
brutish
blackguard
rowdy
snobbish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ barbarous
barbarous
barbaric
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ Gothic
Gothic
unclassical
doggerel
heathenish
tramontane
outlandish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ uncultivated
uncultivated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ Bohemian
Bohemian
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ obsolete
obsolete
&c.(antiquated) 124
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ unfashionable
unfashionable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ newfangled
newfangled
&c.(unfamiliar) 83
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ odd
odd
&c.(ridiculous) 853
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 7
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ particular
particular
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ affected
affected
&c. 855
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ meretricious
meretricious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ extravagant
extravagant
monstrous
horrid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ shocking
shocking
&c.(painful) 830
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 8
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ gaudy
gaudy
tawdry
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ bedizened
bedizened
tricked out
gingerbread
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 8 \\ obtrusive
obtrusive

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  • vulgarity — index indecency, obscenity, pornography, profanity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • vulgarity — 1570s, the common people, from L.L. vulgaritas the multitude, from vulgaris (see VULGAR (Cf. vulgar)). Meaning coarseness, crudeness is recorded from 1774 …   Etymology dictionary

  • vulgarity — [vul ger′ə tē, vulgar′ə tē] n. [LL vulgaritas] 1. the state or quality of being vulgar, crude, coarse, unrefined, etc. 2. pl. vulgarities a vulgar act, habit, usage in speech, etc …   English World dictionary

  • vulgarity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Bad taste Nouns 1. vulgarity, vulgarism; barbarism; offense, bad taste; inelegance, indelicacy; gaucherie, ill breeding, discourtesy, incivility; coarseness, indecorum, boorishness; rowdyism,… …   English dictionary for students

  • vulgarity — UK [vʌlˈɡærətɪ] / US [vʌlˈɡerətɪ] noun Word forms vulgarity : singular vulgarity plural vulgarities 1) [uncountable] vulgar qualities or behaviour 2) vulgarities [plural] jokes, actions etc with a sexual meaning that is considered to be rude or… …   English dictionary

  • vulgarity — /vul gar i tee/, n., pl. vulgarities. 1. the state or quality of being vulgar: the vulgarity of his remark. 2. something vulgar, as an act or expression. [1570 80; < LL vulgaritas commonness, the public. See VULGAR, ITY] Syn. 1. tastelessness,… …   Universalium

  • vulgarity — vulgar ► ADJECTIVE 1) lacking sophistication or good taste. 2) making explicit and inappropriate reference to sex or bodily functions. 3) dated characteristic of or belonging to ordinary people. DERIVATIVES vulgarity noun (pl. vulgarities)… …   English terms dictionary

  • vulgarity — noun (plural ties) Date: 1579 1. something vulgar 2. the quality or state of being vulgar …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vulgarity — noun a) The quality of being vulgar. b) An offensive or obscene act or expression. Syn: profanity See Also: vulgar …   Wiktionary

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