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vulgarity
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Wuthering Heights
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  • In the place where she heard Heathcliff termed a ’vulgar young ruffian,’ and ’worse than a brute,’ she took care not to act like him; but at home she had small inclination to practise politeness that would only be laughed at, and restrain an unruly nature when it would bring her neither credit nor praise.
  • He answered in his vulgar accent, "It wouldn’t do mitch hurt if it did;" and surveyed its legs with a smile.

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  • Her vulgarity was a turnoff.
  • As if I’d ever given her grounds to believe I’d stoop to such vulgarity!
    Anton Chekhov  --  The Cherry Orchard

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