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The Resource Kind words : a thesaurus of euphemisms, Judith S. Neaman and Carole G. Silver

Kind words : a thesaurus of euphemisms, Judith S. Neaman and Carole G. Silver

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Kind words : a thesaurus of euphemisms
Title
Kind words
Title remainder
a thesaurus of euphemisms
Statement of responsibility
Judith S. Neaman and Carole G. Silver
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compendium of euphemisms includes more than four thousand entries covering such topics as sex, death, body parts and functions, crime, politics, war, and diplomacy, with definitions and explanations for each entry
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Neaman, Judith S
Dewey number
423/.1
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1449
LC item number
.N34 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Silver, Carole G
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  • English language
  • English language
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • English language
  • English language
  • Euphemismus
  • Wörterbuch
  • Englisch
Label
Kind words : a thesaurus of euphemisms, Judith S. Neaman and Carole G. Silver
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About this book -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Parts of the body: forbidden territory -- Parts of the body: neutral territory -- Blood, sweat & tears: secretions, excretions & bathrooms -- The seven deadly sins & sundry peccadilloes -- Death -- Crime & punishment -- Sex: amateur & professional -- The language of government: bureaucratese & urbababble -- The games of war: the players, the props, the strategies -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm08410896
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 320 pages, [51] pages
Isbn
9780871964267
Lccn
82007391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o08410896
  • (OCoLC)08410896
Label
Kind words : a thesaurus of euphemisms, Judith S. Neaman and Carole G. Silver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-320) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About this book -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Parts of the body: forbidden territory -- Parts of the body: neutral territory -- Blood, sweat & tears: secretions, excretions & bathrooms -- The seven deadly sins & sundry peccadilloes -- Death -- Crime & punishment -- Sex: amateur & professional -- The language of government: bureaucratese & urbababble -- The games of war: the players, the props, the strategies -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm08410896
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 320 pages, [51] pages
Isbn
9780871964267
Lccn
82007391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o08410896
  • (OCoLC)08410896

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