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Definition of Profanity

Profanity

  1. The quality or state of being profane; profaneness; irreverence; esp., the use of profane language; blasphemy.
  2. That which is profane; profane language or acts.

Profanity Quotations

Under certain circumstances, urgent circumstances, desperate circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer.
Mark Twain

I want all this loud profanity in the street stopped. I want people to think about choices.
Bill Cosby

I love Twitter, but some people use profanity so much that at some point it's like saying, 'Pass the salt.'
Bill Cosby

I think the part of media that romanticizes criminal behavior, things that a person will say against women, profanity, being gangster, having multiple children with multiple men and women and not wanting to is prevalent. When you look at the majority of shows on television they placate that kind of behavior.
Bill Cosby

Now, Richard Pryor was unique. Many misunderstood his humor. He lit up the hallway, but they didn't understand his use of profanity. He didn't use it just to be using it; he used it in the context of his satire.
Bill Cosby
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Profanity Translations

profanity in German is Weltlichkeit
profanity in Spanish is profanidad

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