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swear word

noun [C] uk   us  
a rude or offensive word: All swear words, even mild ones such as "damn",, were deleted from the text.
Translations of “swear word”
in Korean 욕설…
in Arabic سَبّ, شَتيمة…
in Portuguese palavrão…
in Catalan paraulota…
in Japanese 悪態, ののしりの言葉…
in Italian parolaccia, bestemmia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 髒話,冒犯之詞…
in Russian ругательство…
in Turkish küfür…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脏话,冒犯之词…
in Polish przekleństwo…
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