C


C
   anything taboo beginning with the letter C
   It is used for cancer, which is also referred to as the BIG c, or for cocaine or crack3. US army laxatives in the Second World War were called CC pills, the equivalent of the British number nine.

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.


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