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vulgarity
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  • She was a little vulgar; some times she said "I seen" and "If I had’ve known."
  • There was something vulgar in his friend which he had not observed before.
  • The threadbare phrases, the inane expressions of sympathy, the cautious words of a reporter won over to conceal the details of a commonplace vulgar death attacked his stomach.
  • When everyone had been well served Gabriel said, smiling: "Now, if anyone wants a little more of what vulgar people call stuffing let him or her speak."
  • Mr. Bartell D’Arcy, the tenor, a dark-complexioned young man with a smart moustache, praised very highly the leading contralto of the company but Miss Furlong thought she had a rather vulgar style of production.

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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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