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3 definitions found
 for euphemistic
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Euphemistic \Eu`phe*mis"tic\, Euphemistical \Eu`phe*mis"tic*al\,
     a.
     Pertaining to euphemism; containing a euphemism; softened in
     expression. -- Eu`phe*mis"tic*al*ly, adv.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  euphemistic
      adj 1: substituting a mild term for a harsher or distasteful
             one; "`peepee' is a common euphemistic term" [syn:
             euphemistic, inoffensive] [ant: dysphemistic,
             offensive]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "euphemistic":
     elegant, euphuistic, exquisite, formalistic, goody good-good,
     goody-goody, mincing, namby-pamby, overnice, overprecise,
     overrefined, pedantic, precieuse, precious, precisian,
     precisianistic, precisionistic, puristic, simpering
  
  

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