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Profanity, as defined by Merriam-Webster, is "an offensive word" or "offensive language". It is also called bad language, strong language, coarse language, foul  ...

The Origin of Swear Words - SanityFound's - WordPress.com

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Jul 20, 2008 ... There are a lot of swear words in this post, if you feel they might ... The word “crap ” comes from the last name of the person who invented the ...

Apparently, Austrialia invented the word "fuckwit." - Slate

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Lexicon Valley. A Blog About Language. Sept. 23 2016 4:30 PM. Australian National Dictionary Reports Australia Invented an ... Interesting ... Curse Word ...

Swear Word History: Where Your Favorite Curses Came From | New ...

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Feb 22, 2014 ... Fuck. Shit. Cunt. Our favourite four-letter words have a fascinating history. Rather than being written in manuscripts by monks, we find them ...

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Nov 28, 2013 ... Follow Michael Stevens for more: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce EXTRA INFO & LINKS BELOW! Music by ...

The modern history of swearing: Where all the dirtiest words come ...

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May 11, 2013 ... As society evolves, so do our curse words. Here's how some of the most famous ones developed -- and a few new ones.

Swear Word Origins - Business Insider

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Dec 9, 2013 ... Sometimes, everyday speech just can't convey your meaning. You need words with a little more oomph — expletives. In fact, Americans swear ...

Swear words, etymology, and the history of English | OxfordWords blog

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Jun 17, 2015 ... Have you ever noticed that many of our curse words sound like German ones but not like French ones? Let's look at the origins of several ...

Who decides what words are bad words? - Quora

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They are considered bad words because they shock people. And they shock people because the subject is considered one not to be talked about, or at least not ...

Who invented swear words? Why were they invented? - Quora

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Not sure they were “invented” as much as “designated.” I doubt someone sat around and said “we need a word that will offend people, how about 'shit,' which  ...

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Nine Things You Probably Didn't Know About Swear Words | TIME ...

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Apr 10, 2013 ... Four-letter words have been around since the days of our forebears—and their forebears, too. In Holy Sh*t: A Brief History of Swearing, a book ...

Who invented Swear words? | Yahoo Answers

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Mar 2, 2011 ... What idiot decided that making certain words "bad" would be a good idea? Had there been no social stigma on the words then people could ...

21 amazing forgotten curse words we need to bring back

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Aug 13, 2015 ... This word, invented by Tristram Shandy writer Laurence Sterne, was made to refer to a man he met who complained about all of the wonderful ...