The term “euphemism” refers to the substitution of a vague or milder term for one that may be considered harsh, offensive or blunt.
George Soros is a “philanthropist”.
If by “philanthropist” we mean one who creates chaos, destruction and financial ruin for his own personal gain, it’s a perfect fit. Calling Soros a philanthropist is rather like referring to the Nazi block wardens as Neighborhood Watch. Read more.