Definition of Slurs. Meaning of Slurs. Synonyms of Slurs

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Slurs. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Slurs and, of course, Slurs synonyms and on the right images related to the word Slurs.

Definition of Slurs

Slur
Slur Slur, n. 1. A mark or stain; hence, a slight reproach or disgrace; a stigma; a reproachful intimation; an innuendo. ``Gaining to his name a lasting slur.' --South. 2. A trick played upon a person; an imposition. [R.] 3. (Mus.) A mark, thus [[upslur] or [downslur]], connecting notes that are to be sung to the same syllable, or made in one continued breath of a wind instrument, or with one stroke of a bow; a tie; a sign of legato. 4. In knitting machines, a contrivance for depressing the sinkers successively by passing over them.

Meaning of Slurs from wikipedia

- a pejorative Slur, or relaxed pronunciation, unclear or abnormal enunciation List of ethnic slurs List of religious slurs List of LGBT-related slurs...
- as insults List of ethnic slurs by ethnicity List of LGBT-related slurs List of regional nicknames List of religious slurs List of terms used for Germans...
- This list of ethnic slurs is sorted into categories that can defined by race, nationality or ethnicity. Abo/Abbo (AUS) Australian Aboriginal person. Originally...
- indiscriminately directed towards people of perceived South Asian descent. The slur is used mainly by certain Europeans and even North Americans to refer to...
- and slurs]. [With bowed string instruments] A curved slur over or under two or more notes indicates that these notes are to be connected...Slurs are only...
- The following is a list of LGBT-related slurs that are, or have been, used as insinuations or allegations about ****, ****, bi****ual, or transgender...
- (May 2011). "Slurs". Language Sciences. 33 (3). Elsevier. pp. 343–358. Croom, Adam M. (2014). "Remarks on 'The Semantics of Racial Slurs'". Linguistic...
- The following is a list of religious slurs or religious insults in the English language that are, or have been, used as insinuations or allegations about...
- of slurs, Anderson and Lepore’s account which appeals to whether those targeted by the term take it to be a slur, Nunberg’s account on which slurs signal...
- ethnic slurs List of ethnic slurs by ethnicity List of ethnic group names used as insults List of religious slurs List of LGBT-related slurs List of...
Loading...