Definitions for vulgarness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vul•gar*ˈvʌl gər(adj.)

  1. characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste:

    vulgar ostentation.

  2. indecent; obscene; lewd:

    a vulgar gesture.

  3. lacking in refinement; crude; coarse; boorish.

  4. of, pertaining to, or constituting the ordinary people in a society.

  5. spoken by, or being in the language spoken by, the people generally; vernacular.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

  6. current; popular; common:

    vulgar beliefs.

  7. lacking in distinction or aesthetic value; banal; ordinary.

* Syn: See common.

Origin of vulgar:

1350–1400; ME < L vulgāris=vulg(us) the general public +-āris -ar1

vul′gar•ness(n.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vulgarness(noun)

    the quality of being vulgar

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