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Re: Rio de Janeiro (was: Re: Hello)

From:Joe <joe@...>
Date:Thursday, August 8, 2002, 10:12
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From: "bnathyuw" <bnathyuw@...>
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Sent: Thursday, August 08, 2002 3:03 AM
Subject: Re: Rio de Janeiro (was: Re: Hello)

> --- BP Jonsson <bpj@...> wrote: > At 07:07 > equivalent of the f-word. > > > > The c-word, actually. The worst insultyou can say > > to a woman. > > > > unless you're from scotland apperently ( could a > native scot confirm/refute please ? i'm second > generation and i heard it from a metic ) where it's > used as a relatively neutral slang term of address. >
Well, not really...I'm English, admittedly...'twat' is used often enough, but 'cunt' is not, it's not really common. However, most people would not be offended (apart from the insulting properties of it ) it is used as a synonym for 'idiot.