Saturday, July 30, 2016

patriarchy & euphemism

Quotations:

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#qanda: [patriarchy; euphemism] domestic violence caused by patriarchy; stop coming up with euphemisms as 'jealousy'

Definitions:

patriarchy:
a society, system or country that is ruled or controlled by men.

euphemism:
an indirect word or phrase that people often use to refer to sth embarrassing or unpleasant, sometimes to make it seem more acceptable than it really is.

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