Synonyms of euphemism
understatementIf you say that a statement is an understatement, you mean that it does not fully express the extent to which something is true.
• To say I'm disappointed is an understatement.
Thesaurus for euphemism from the Collins English Thesaurus
an inoffensive word or phrase substituted for one considered offensive or hurtful, esp one concerned with religion, sex, death, or excreta. Examples of euphemisms are sleep with for have sexual intercourse with; departed for dead; relieve oneself for...