Die Übersetzung von "euphemism" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈjuː.fə.mɪ.zəm/ us

a word or phrase used to avoid saying an unpleasant or offensive word

‘Senior citizen’ is a euphemism forold person’.
The article made so much use of euphemism that often its meaning was unclear.
euphemistic adjective uk /ˌjuː.fəˈmɪs.tɪk/ us
euphemistically adverb uk /ˌjuː.fəˈmɪs.tɪ.kəl.i/ us

(Die Übersetzung von "euphemism" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)