A vulgar superstition.
The technical and vulgar names for an animal species.
An example of vulgar is a very showy demonstration of wealth.
An example of vulgar is a very tacky outfit.
An example of vulgar is a dirty joke.
Other Word Forms
Origin of vulgar
- Middle English of or relating to the common people from Latin vulgāris from vulgus the common people
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition