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Definition of four-letter word noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    four-letter word

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  1. 1a short word that is considered offensive, especially because it refers to sex or other functions of the body synonym swear word
  2. 2 The play is full of four-letter words.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: four-letter word