- 1not having or showing good taste; not polite, elegant, or well behaved synonym coarse, taste a vulgar man vulgar decorations She found their laughter and noisy games coarse and rather vulgar.
- 2 rude and likely to offend, especially because it is connected with sex or bodily functions synonym crude vulgar jokes
- 3(old use) connected with or characteristic of the ordinary people in society, usually people who are not educated the vulgar speech of ancient Rome
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adverb He eyed her vulgarly.