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  • n. A type of euphemism based on a profanity that has been altered to reduce or remove the disagreeable or objectionable characteristics of the original expression.


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  • I shall make a concerted effort to use "by Saint Chicken" more often.

    October 11, 2007

  • Reminds me of mincemeat, which is heaven.

    October 11, 2007

  • Exactly!

    October 11, 2007

  • You mean like friggin'?

    October 11, 2007

  • A false profanity, like dang or eff. The Wikipedia entry is a delight to read.

    October 11, 2007