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American English: /ˈjufəˌmɪzəm/
British English: /ˈjuːfəmɪz(ə)m/

Translation of euphemism in Spanish:


countable or uncountable
  • 'pass away' is a euphemism for 'die'
    'pasar a mejor vida' es un eufemismo de 'morir'
    Example sentences
    • As a practical matter, the current legal regime substitutes palliative euphemisms for useful controls on police discretion.
    • Languages are constantly developing euphemisms for sex words.
    • Sir John could be counted on not to speak in mild euphemisms.
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