from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To make vulgar; debase.
  • transitive verb To disseminate widely; popularize.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To make vulgar or common.
  • To produce vulgarity.
  • To act in a vulgar manner.
  • Also spelled vulgarise.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • verb To make vulgar, or common.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To express or re-express something in a base, common, or lewd manner; to make something commonplace; to make something vulgar.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb act in a vulgar manner
  • verb cater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public; bring into general or common use
  • verb debase and make vulgar


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