Die Übersetzung von "politically correct" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch

politically correct

adjective uk us abbreviation PC

Someone who is politically correct believes that language and actions that could be offensive to others, especially those relating to sex and race, should be avoided.

politicamente correto

A politically correct word or expression is used instead of another one to avoid being offensive.

politicamente correto
Some people think that ‘fireman’ is a sexist term, and prefer the politically correct termfirefighter’.
political correctness noun [ no plural ] uk us

politicamente correto
We can’t even use the word ‘chairman’! It’s just political correctness gone mad!

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