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euphemism
used in Misery

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Definition
a word or phrase that serves as a less harsh or less offensive way of saying something unpleasant
  • If Misery Chastain had been a real person, he knew he might very well have been called upon 'to aid the police in their inquiries', as the euphemism went.
    Part 1 — Annie (34% in)
  • He fell back on that most common writers'-workshop euphemism: 'It's got possibilities, all right.
    Part 2 — Misery (34% in)

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