Friday, 14 June 2013

Dysphenism



DYSPHENISM

-noun
1. substitution of a derogatory or offensive word or phrase for an innocuous one
2. the word or phrase so substituted

















Street collage
Dysphenism for artists
And compulsive scribbles

1 comment:

Ed @ Lexicolatry said...

I like this word - a lesser known cousin of the ever-popular 'euphemism' : o )