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Turkish translation of “politically correct”

politically correct

adjective
 
 
careful to speak or behave in a way which is not offensive to women, people of a particular race, or people who have physical or mental problems
siyaseten doğru konuşan ve davranan; toplumun hassas çizgilerine dokunmayan
It's not politically correct to call women 'girls'.Polite and respectfulPolite and respectful
political correctness noun [U]
(Definition of politically correct from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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