vulgarizer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n vulgarizer someone who makes attractive to the general public
    • n vulgarizer someone who makes something vulgar
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n vulgarizer One who or that which makes common, coarse, or gross: as, a vulgarizer of popular taste.
    • n vulgarizer One who popularizes, or makes attractive to the people.
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Quotations

  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar%20Wilde
    “Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing.”
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar%20Wilde
    “I dislike arguments of any kind. They are always vulgar, and often convincing.”
  • Albert Camus
    Albert%20Camus
    “The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind.”
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph%20Waldo%20Emerson
    “Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.”
  • Alfred North Whitehead
    Alfred%20North%20Whitehead
    “True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes. Rather the firm resolve of virtue and reason.”
  • John Osborne
    John Osborne
    “We all of us waited for him to die. The family sent him a check every month, and hoped he'd get on with it quietly, without too much vulgar fuss.”

Usage

In literature:

It made him ridiculous, but it preserved him from vicious and vulgar things.
"The Fortunate Youth" by William J. Locke
In short, some were too grand, and others too vulgar.
"My Novel, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
The language of the vulgar is a sort of Tarpeia.
"Paul Clifford, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
I would not vulgarize my unknown source of beautiful illusions by giving it the name it takes in technical catalogues.
"The Parisians, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
I wonder at that; I was very obliging to his vulgar son.
"Godolphin, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Vulgar people are ashamed to be grateful; but you are a born lady.
"A Terrible Temptation" by Charles Reade
Mr. Russell was not of the classic Yankee type; he looked like a vulgar Englishman.
"Cæsar or Nothing" by Pío Baroja Baroja
Yes, I know I'm a little bit vulgar, but everybody in London is.
"The Woman With The Fan" by Robert Hichens
Very vulgar men become refined to the eye when leading a little girl by the hand.
"Woman in the Nineteenth Century" by Margaret Fuller Ossoli
It is as different from India as chalk is from cheese, if you will permit so vulgar a simile.
"With Edged Tools" by Henry Seton Merriman
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In poetry:

With wit he is stunn'd,
He's baited and dunn'd,
But the wit is a wit of their own;
Both vulgar and dull,
Their skulls being full
Of matters that long have been known.
"Lines, Written At The Blue Ball, Rochdale." by Samuel Bamford
Pity the sandall'd swain, the shepherd's boy;
He sighs to brighten a neglected name;
Foe to the dull applause of vulgar joy,
He mourns his lot; he wishes, merits fame.
"Elegy XVI. He Suggests the Advantage of Birth To a Person of Merit" by William Shenstone
Up goes 'er 'ands an' eyes. "That vulgar name!"
No, Willy, but it isn't all the same,
My fucher son must be respectable."
"Orright," I sez, "I s'pose it's in the game."
"Mar " by C J Dennis
I hate the common, vulgar herd!
Away they scamper when I "booh" 'em!
But pretty girls and nice young men
Observe a proper silence when
I chose to sing my lyrics to 'em.
"In Praise Of Contentment" by Eugene Field
The custom of the vulgar crowd eschew,
Who rush to sin, as fast as e'er they can:
Better his steps, though single, to pursue,
Who fears his God, and has respect to man.
"Stanza's Concerning Some Persons And Things, That Are Mentioned In The Holy Scriptures" by Rees Prichard
Where yawns the precipice of depth unseen,
Where frowns some mountain's elevated brow,
Or where the moon shines o'er the haunted green,
From vulgar fear deserted long ago.
"Meditation" by Charlotte Dacre

In news:

Vulgar graffiti on signs for several political candidates in Donna.
Furthermore, punishing all students for the vulgar dance moves of individuals is simply unfair.
How vulgar can you be.
I don't know how this concept can sustain itself over the course of a whole movie, but the trailer is pretty vulgar and by vulgar, I mean hilarious+dirty.
Don't use profanities, vulgarities or hate speech.
Morrissey meat is murder Ticketmaster Brokers A Criminally Vulgar Tie In With Morrissey's Upcoming Show morrissey_meat_is_murder.
36590412 500x375 Ticketmaster Brokers A Criminally Vulgar Tie In With Morrissey's Upcoming Show 36590412.
Ticketmaster Brokers A Criminally Vulgar Tie-In With Morrissey's Upcoming Show.
This movie is supposed to be dumb, vulgar, ridiculous, offensive, crazy and funny.
Metal heads to this day still fight over which Pantera album rocked harder, is it 1990?s Cowboys from Hell or 1992?s Vulgar Display of Power.
Pantera's ' Vulgar Display of Power' turned 20 years old today.
Pantera Release ' Vulgar Display of Power' 20th Anniversary Edition Today.
Q&A: Pantera's Vinnie Paul on Unearthing New Track for ' Vulgar ' Reissue.
On February 25th, 1992, Pantera released Vulgar Display of Power, catapulting themselves to heavy metal royalty.
In the early nineties Pantera were hitting their stride, and with the recent reissue of 1992's Vulgar Display of Power' twenty years later, it's hard not to remember what an impact Pantera had on music during that era.
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In science:

Some of them also post vulgar materials that make an embarrass situation for other bloggers.
Algorithm and Implementation of the Blog-Post Supervision Process
The contrast with the vulgar conception of physical space as a container containing a multitude of self-existent substances (forms filled with stuff or pointlike bits of stuff ) could hardly be greater.
Quantum Mechanics and the Cookie Cutter Paradigm
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