Euphemistic in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Euphemistic

Of or pertaining to euphemism.

Short Example Sentences for Euphemistic

  • 1. Still this joy was concealed under euphemistic phrases in his correspondence. 🔊
  • 2. I put it in a more euphemistic form: "Why is success always the test of merit? 🔊

How to use Euphemistic in Sentences?

  • 1. One result of words being used euphemistically is that they often cease to have their milder original meaning, and cease therefore to seem euphemistic at all. 🔊
  • 2. Little Mrs. Shelfer had so great a fear of death, that like some ancient nations she shunned all mention of his name, by euphemistic periphrase. 🔊