History UnusualEuphemism / LiveActionTV

31st May '17 6:18:38 PM nombretomado
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* Vyvyan of ''TheYoungOnes'' may have ''invented'' one of these, in the course of being snarky:

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* Vyvyan of ''TheYoungOnes'' ''Series/TheYoungOnes'' may have ''invented'' one of these, in the course of being snarky:
22nd May '17 3:22:03 AM KaminoNeko
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*** It's an acronym for [[spoiler:Not Available For Fucking]].
6th Mar '17 12:02:08 PM gb00393
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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'' features Tyrion giving a flurry of metaphors for masturbation in quick succession. "I made the bald man cry!"

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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'' ''Series/GameOfThrones'':
** The show
features Tyrion giving a flurry of metaphors for masturbation in quick succession. "I made the bald man cry!"


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** Although most curses are in modern English, from time to time characters will reference the FantasyPantheon with curses like "Seven Hells!"
21st Jan '17 7:39:58 AM Doryna
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* On ''Series/TopGear'', various harm has come to the presenters' [[GroinAttack "wedding vegetables"]]. The "plums" and "gentleman's area" have likewise been endangered, and buying a flashy car is advertisement that one has a small "vegetable"

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* On ''Series/TopGear'', various ''Series/TopGear'':
** Various
harm has come to the presenters' [[GroinAttack "wedding vegetables"]]. The "plums" and "gentleman's area" have likewise been endangered, and buying a flashy car is advertisement that one has a small "vegetable"



** "I think I might be having a [[RagingStiffie CRISIS!]]" is also used when Jeromy sees a particularly sexy car for the first time.

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** "I think I might be having a [[RagingStiffie CRISIS!]]" ''crisis''!" is also used when Jeromy Jeremy Clarkson sees a particularly sexy car for the first time.[[note]]Which is itself a reference to ''Lady Chatterly's Lover''.[[/note]]


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* And now from the same presenters who brought you ''Top Gear'', ''Series/TheGrandTour'' has added "the magic triangle" when referring to a lady's, um... parts.
3rd Dec '16 9:37:58 AM WhosAsking
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** this is in fact a reference to the somewhat well known (at the time) idiom, Cold enough to balls off a brass monkey. ''This'', however is an unusual euphemism.

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** this This is in fact a reference to the somewhat well known (at the time) idiom, Cold "Cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey. monkey." ''This'', however is an unusual euphemism.
16th Sep '16 12:37:05 PM evknucklehead
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* According to pre-release promos, this appears to be [[EnforcedTrope Enforced]] in ''Series/TheGoodPlace'', where attempts to curse are turned into similar sounding yet completely inoffensive words.
-->'''Eleanor''': Someone seriously Forked up! Why can't I say Forked?"
-->'''Chidi''': If you're trying to curse, you can't here.
-->'''Eleanor''': Well, that's bull-shirt!
7th Aug '16 12:29:21 PM nombretomado
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* ''Series/BabylonFive'' used the word "frag" in the same context, as does [[TheDCU DC's]] ''Lobo'', and ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'' - this is a bit odd, as the term is also an UnusualEuphemism for killing someone on your own side of the conflict, generally with a fragmentation grenade, which is where "frag" originated.

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* ''Series/BabylonFive'' used the word "frag" in the same context, as does [[TheDCU [[Franchise/TheDCU DC's]] ''Lobo'', and ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'' - this is a bit odd, as the term is also an UnusualEuphemism for killing someone on your own side of the conflict, generally with a fragmentation grenade, which is where "frag" originated.
24th Jul '16 10:10:07 PM SpocktorWho
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** In an early episode of season five, Dean asks an embarrassed Castiel if he's never done a little "[[IsThatWhatTheyreCallingItNow cloud-seeding]]."
25th Jun '16 3:55:03 PM nombretomado
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* In ''TheTenthKingdom'', the Trolls humorously use the phrase "Suck an Elf!" as an obscenity.

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* In ''TheTenthKingdom'', ''Series/TheTenthKingdom'', the Trolls humorously use the phrase "Suck an Elf!" as an obscenity.
20th Apr '16 12:17:16 PM mynameisntslick
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** This is why Elliot ''didn't'' want to be a gynecologist. Her father wanted her to do it because she had the highest earning potential in that field, but as she told Carla...
-->'''Elliot:''' I can't even look at my own bajingo!
-->'''Carla:''' Is that because it looks so much like a vagina?
-->'''[[SpitTake Elliot]]:''' Carla, there's people!
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