Euphemism Meanings (Grade 9)

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Euphemism Meanings

1. 
Sarah was LESS FAVORED BY BEAUTY than her friends.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. prettier
  2. uglier
  3. happier
  4. sadder
2. 
Sam BORROWED MONEY from his mother WITHOUT ASKING.

The phrase(s) in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. used
  2. stole
  3. earned
  4. spent
3. 
I'm getting UP THERE IN YEARS.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. tired
  2. lazy
  3. old
  4. crazy
4. 
Jon is A COUCH POTATO. He sits around and does nothing all day.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. excited
  2. tired
  3. ugly
  4. lazy
5. 
I'm so over him. I'm going to write a DEAR JOHN letter.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. break-up
  2. loving
  3. happy
  4. threatening
6. 
I LOST MY LUNCH on that roller coaster because it made my stomach flip so much.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. became dizzy
  2. threw up
  3. dropped something
  4. used the bathroom
7. 
I can't afford a new car, so I'm going to buy a PRE-OWNED vehicle.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. used
  2. fancy
  3. junk
  4. recent
8. 
GIVE ME SOME PEACE AND QUIET.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. whisper
  2. go away
  3. hold on a minute
  4. talk to me
9. 
I'm going to a CORRECTIONAL FACILITY for a few months.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. spa
  2. jail
  3. school
  4. home
10. 
Tyrone's basketball skills LEAVE ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT.

The phrase in all caps is a euphemism for:
  1. are bad
  2. are great
  3. win games
  4. are improving

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