verb (used with object), eu·phe·mized, eu·phe·miz·ing.
to refer to by means of euphemism.
verb (used without object), eu·phe·mized, eu·phe·miz·ing.
to employ euphemism.
Also especially British, eu·phe·mise.
Origin of euphemize
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Related Words for euphemizemitigate, subdue, palliate, shush, moderate, blue-pencil, equivocate, shilly-shally, hush-hush
to speak in euphemisms or refer to by means of a euphemism
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