political correctness

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Synonyms for political correctness

avoidance of expressions or actions that can be perceived to exclude or marginalize or insult people who are socially disadvantaged or discriminated against

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WHY IS IT SO SOCIALLY INCORRECT TO ADMIT YOU ENJOY THE EASE OF CARRY, GENTLE RECOIL, INTERESTING DESIGNS AND JUST PLAIN FUN OF THESE LITTLE GUNS?
It's definitely socially incorrect and gauche to drink tea with a spoon in the cup,'' said BAFTA/LA board member and film producer Paul Heller, standing near an ice sculpture of a teapot surrounded with scones, crumpets and pastries.
This is nothing short of punishing smokers for indulging in the pleasure they derive out of what is now deemed politically and socially incorrect.
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