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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

WHY WE CURSE

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explain why people curse and why they choose the words they do. The Theory ... The linguistic and semantic analysis of a curse word's use is subsumed by.

why do some people swear so much? - Rooster Teeth

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I don't know why some people keep swearing so much, it makes no sense to me that .... I don't f*cking know, f*ck why do people f*cking curse so f*cking much.

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.

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 do some people use profanity when they can articulate the ...

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The reason I did swear, and I believe, many others like me do, is because swearing and cursing is a linguistic respite, a cathartic safety-valve, when people and ...

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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 ...

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  ...

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

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Apr 9, 2015 ... But you can't blame me: I'm one of the most dedicated people I know, ... Not only do we feel more confident when we curse, but apparently it ...