Definition of euphemistically adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

euphemistically

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˌjuːfəˈmɪstɪkli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌjuːfəˈmɪstɪkli//
 
 
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in a way that makes something embarrassing or unpleasant seem more acceptable than it really is The prison camps were euphemistically called ‘retraining centres’.