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22nd Jun '17 11:28:05 PM DrFraud
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* In ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11773199/20/Can-t-Rely-on-Authority Can't Rely on Authority]]'' Ron calls Hermione a Mudblood.
-->'''George:''' As far as Ron is concerned...\\
'''Fred:''' ...he abandoned his right...\\
'''George:''' ...to be our brother...\\
'''Fred:''' ...once he said the M word.
15th Jun '17 1:13:44 PM jtierney50
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* ''Theatre/PerfectPie: Played for laughs, when Patsy is horrified at Marie for saying "the "F" word" after Marie said ''shit''.

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* ''Theatre/PerfectPie: ''Theatre/PerfectPie:'' Played for laughs, when Patsy is horrified at Marie for saying "the "F" word" after Marie said ''shit''."shit".
25th Apr '17 5:56:30 PM TerraformTrent
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This trope is a common kind of euphemism, where a word that shouldn't or can't be used will be referred to as "the <letter>-word" instead. Or, alternately, the offending word will have key letters masked by dashes, asterisks, or other punctuation (such as "f--k" or "[[SymbolSwearing $#!t]]").

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This trope is a common kind of euphemism, where a word that shouldn't or can't be used will be referred to as "the <letter>-word" instead. Or, alternately, the offending word will have key letters masked by dashes, asterisks, or other punctuation (such as "f--k" or "[[SymbolSwearing $#!t]]").
$#!+]]").
21st Apr '17 4:05:18 AM CosmicFerret
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* In the ''LawAndOrder'' episode "Ritual," one of the detectives asks if he's "the only one here thinking the T-word." They were investigating the murder of a Middle Eastern man whose behavior looked a little suspicious; the T-word is obviously "terrorism/terrorist."

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* In the ''LawAndOrder'' ''Series/LawAndOrder'' episode "Ritual," one of the detectives asks if he's "the only one here thinking the T-word." They were investigating the murder of a Middle Eastern man whose behavior looked a little suspicious; the T-word is obviously "terrorism/terrorist."
17th Apr '17 3:58:35 PM DrFraud
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* ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/9610341/5/Outlawed Outlawed]]'':
-->'''Steve:''' Could the son have had contact with Loki before the New York portho-\\
'''Tony:''' DON'T SAY THE N-Y OR P WORD WHILE I'M DRIVING!
6th Apr '17 3:02:10 PM Andyroid
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* ''WesternAnimation/WeBareBears'': In "Viral Video", Panda gets into an argument with Grizzly and calls him a "[[GoshDangItToHeck dingle]]". Grizzly responds "Hey, there's no need for the D-word!"
25th Feb '17 9:43:56 AM Andyroid
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* ''WesternAnimation/MiloMurphysLaw'': In the premiere episode "Going the Extra Milo", [[BornUnlucky Milo]] introduces himself to his new classmate Zack, saying that he has a reputation at his school for being "the J-word". Then a series of freak catastrophes lead to Milo and Zack getting chased down the block by a huge length of concrete pipe that nearly squashes them flat.
-->'''Zack:''' The J-word wouldn't happen to be "[[TheJinx jinx]]", would it?
12th Feb '17 12:41:58 AM DrFraud
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* ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/9788639/4/Of-Darkening-Souls Of Darkening Souls]]'':
-->'''Harry:''' Where did you learn all this fashion stuff? Did someone like Lavender rub off on you in the dorms?\\
'''Hermione:''' Don't mention the L word in front of me.
27th Jan '17 12:04:03 AM PaulA
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* In Isaac Asimov's ''[[Literature/{{Foundation}} Forward the Foundation]]'', the word "whore" is written "wh___".

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* In Isaac Asimov's ''[[Literature/{{Foundation}} Forward the Foundation]]'', ''Literature/ForwardTheFoundation'', the word "whore" is written "wh___".
24th Jan '17 1:45:47 PM Willbyr
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* The English dub of ''Anime/KinnikumanNisei'' has this: When Kid Muscle denounces wrestling as fake, Sosumi declares "How dare he say the F-word!"

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* The English dub of ''Anime/KinnikumanNisei'' ''[[Anime/UltimateMuscle Kinnikuman Nisei]]'' has this: When Kid Muscle denounces wrestling as fake, Sosumi declares "How dare he say the F-word!"
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