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Profanity

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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 language, bad wor...

Why Do We Swear? | World of Psychology - Psych Central

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Mar 30, 2009 ... Why do people swear? Why does using a swear word make us feel better? How do we choose which word we use? Luckily for you, the ...

Why do some people swear all the time | 2KnowMySelf

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Why do people swear and curse? Is swearing related to people's personality? Or is it something that all people does? In my previous article why are some ...

Why The &@$# Do We Swear? - Babbel.com

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What are swear words, and why do we use them? ... Please note: if you curse at people who can't hear you (commuters in their cars, athletes on TV), you're just ...

Study: People Who Swear More Are Smarter, Have Larger Vocabulary

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Dec 17, 2015 ... People Who Curse Are Smarter Than People Who Don't ... If you curse a lot, you' re smarter than your clean-mouthed counterparts, according to ...

People Who Curse All The Time Are Hotter, Confident And Less ...

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Apr 9, 2015 ... Cursing is f*cking awesome. ... Moreover, I do get tired of constant and repetitive swearing; it's quite simply monotonous. I don't have a moral ...

People who curse a lot have better vocabularies than those who don ...

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Dec 16, 2015 ... People who curse a lot have better vocabularies than those who don't, ... "[C] onsistent with findings that do not show a sex difference in taboo ...

Why Does Tourette's Make People Curse Uncontrollably?

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Jul 8, 2011 ... ... cause of coprolalia, a symptom of Tourette's syndrom marked by uncontrollable cursing. ... is an extreme example of a vocal tic experienced by some people with Tourette's. ... Where Do Murderous Tendencies Come From?

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

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Apr 10, 2013 ... “The sexual and excremental words were not charged, basically because people in the Middle Ages had much less privacy than we do,” Mohr ...

The Science of Swearing - Association for Psychological Science

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Do all people swear? ... Do offensive words harm people? .... some of the biggest babies (adults) would come out with a string of cursing at the slightest twinge.

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Bad Words: People Who Curse And Swear May Actually Have ...

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Jan 11, 2016 ... Jay wanted to dispel the idea that people who swear do so because they have a bad vocabulary. He cited one study that found speakers who ...

Do unintelligent people cuss more than intelligent people do ...

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YES, unintelligent people do swear more than intelligent people. ... They lack a respectable vocabulary, they use a curse word because they lack the intelligence  ...

WHY WE CURSE

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This book proposes a Neuro-Psycho-Social (NPS) Theory of cursing that integrates three ... explain why people curse and why they choose the words they do.