Eight Dirty Sounding Words That Aren’t
There are a lot of words that sound dirty or vulgar, but have very simple or harmless meanings. Here are a few examples…
Reluctant to give or spend; stingy; miserly.
"Uncle Scrooge, Don't be so niggardly with Huey Duey and Louie."
An instrument for investigating the dichroism of solutions or crystals
"Yo, hand me that dichroscope so I can check out these crazy ass crystals homes!"
Of, pertaining to, or involving punishment, as for crimes or offenses.
Penal Rule #1, "Don't bend down to pick up the soap in the shower."
A former bronze coin of Great Britain, equal to one-fourth of a British penny: withdrawn in 1961.
"Every time I pulled my uncles finger he would give me a farthing."
A crack, cleft, or fissure: a chink in a wall.
"I had a chink in my iPhone so they replaced it for free."
Slang. A cigarette.
"Pardon me, but I'm absolutely dying for a fag."
A small triangular bone forming the lower extremity of the spinal column in humans, consisting of four ankylosed rudimentary vertebrae.
"Ouch, I fell and landed on my coccyx."
Lesbos is a Greek island located in the northeastern Aegean Sea.
"Let's party on Lesbos!"