b-word

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Noun[edit]

b-word ‎(plural b-words)

  1. (euphemistic) Any of various taboo words beginning with the letter B, particularly bitch.
    • 2016 June 16, Jenna Johnson, "Donald Trump Calls Her 'Crooked Hillary,' but His Fans Just Say 'B----'", Washington Post:
      Although some women may casually use the term among friends or as a sign of empowerment, the b-word is still widely considered a particularly aggressive and demeaning insult when hurled at a woman, especially if it comes from a man.
  2. (usually humorous) Any word beginning with the letter B, considered (often humorously) to be taboo in its context.

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