hate speech

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hate speech

n.
Bigoted speech attacking or disparaging a social group or a member of such a group.
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hate speech

n
(Sociology) speech disparaging a racial, sexual, or ethnic group or a member of such a group
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hate′ speech`


n.
speech that attacks a person or group on the basis of race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation.
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The National Rifle Association would hate term limits.
The question that we in Africa do not take time to ask is why our leaders hate term limits.
A distinction seems to be emerging within Sacramento's "third house." Lobbyists for interests who depend on government favor rather than the market for economic gain, such as trial lawyers and the teachers union, generally hate term limits for the uncertainty turnover has introduced to their previously stable world.