slur


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Synonyms for slur

Synonyms for slur

an implied criticism

Synonyms for slur

(music) a curved line spanning notes that are to be played legato

a disparaging remark

play smoothly or legato

Related Words

speak disparagingly of

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utter indistinctly

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The use of such slurs consequently can cause the target and the listener or reader (i.
The arguments employed above share the same structure, which is the following: first, it seems that there can be non-derogatory (non-appropriated) uses of a slur.
A simple example is the omission of the slur found in m.
To what extent, then, do law enforcement employees enjoy first amendment protection for ethnic slurs, racial epithets, demeaning sexist insults, and other bigoted speech and nonverbal conduct?
Joachim replied with a detailed account of the origins and meanings of these signs as he understood them and remarked that he always cautioned his pupils to take into account whether the composers were pianists or string players when deciding how to execute passages designated with dots under a slur.
Trump in his speech stated the words, "God Bless the United States" and the last word was pronounced as "Shhtates" due to the slur.
What he doesn't seem to understand is that the folks over at CNN are also exercising their rights when they refuse to broadcast that slur.
Consider another example below that is perhaps clearer since the comparison it involves between (3) and (4) more closely approximates a minimal pair and actually provides a concrete example of the slur under investigation:
Ann Coulter's syndicate declined to comment about her Friday slur implying Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards is a "faggot.
George O'Malley on the hit ABC show, issued a statement confirming that he is a gay man following tabloid reports about the slur surfaced.
This can be a great way to help develop understanding of notes with staccato dots and tenuto marks, staccato notes under a slur and so on.
I don't feel ill physically but the slur is still there.
2/2/i/221-24, Artaria's edition placed a wedge staccato on each of the chords with a slur over these four bars (fig.
In fact, not only would I rather not use any slur words, but I'd rather not even mention any.
Labour MP for Sunderland South Bridget Phillipson said: "It is an outrageous slur to label this wasteful.