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One entry found for vulgar.
Main Entry: vul·gar
Pronunciation: primarystressvschwal-gschwar
Function: adjective
1 : generally used, applied, or accepted
2 : of or relating to common speech : 1VERNACULAR <the vulgar name of a plant>
3 : of or relating to the common people <the vulgar opinion of the time>
4 a : lacking in good manners or taste : COARSE <a loud vulgar belch> b : morally crude c : tastelessly showy : PRETENTIOUS
5 : offensive in language : OBSCENE <a vulgar joke>
- vul·gar·ly adverb

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