noun, plural pro·fan·i·ties for 2.
Words nearby profanity
OTHER WORDS FROM profanitynon·pro·fan·i·ty, noun, plural non·pro·fan·i·ties.sem·i·pro·fan·i·ty, noun, plural sem·i·pro·fan·i·ties.
Examples from the Web for profanity
Bieber will push the envelope with the profanity of his times.Justin Bieber: Not a Racist, But Is He Really a N*****?|John McWhorter|June 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That we should all muster our human empathy, and create from this profanity a shared understanding of the Iraq War.
Jackson was also blamed for widespread censorship on the airwaves, which went all-out in banning any sort of nudity or profanity.Super Bowl’s ‘Nipplegate’ Fiasco 10 Years Later: The Pop Diva, the Boob, and the Outrage|Marlow Stern|February 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This video, shot May 10 by a terrified station agent and posted one month later, contains nudity and profanity.Naked Subway Man, Chris Christie, ‘Get Lucky’ & More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|June 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Now it has a different meaning: to inundate someone with profanity and insults.The Oxford English Dictionary: The Original Crowdsourcer|Josh Dzieza|April 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This remarkable conversation was flavored throughout with the vilest species of profanity.History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1|George W. Williams
It was a profanity—a defiling, I swore; from which you'll see, that Bardelys was grown of a sudden very nice.Bardelys the Magnificent|Rafael Sabatini
The scheme, though bordering on profanity, succeeded in the manner intended.
Profanity is indulged in to a considerable extent, and in some places seems the vernacular language.The History of Prostitution|William W. Sanger
The sergeant coughed and apologized for his bit of profanity.