What is another word for expletive?

Synonyms for expletive
ˈɛk splɪ tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. curse, curse word, expletive, oath, swearing, swearword, cuss(noun)

    profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger

    "expletives were deleted"

    Synonyms:
    pesterer, whammy, feller, scourge, condemnation, swearing, curse word, bloke, jinx, oath, fella, lad, blighter, pest, fellow, gent, execration, gadfly, cuss, chap, curse, swearword, nemesis, bane, hex, torment

  2. expletive(noun)

    a word or phrase conveying no independent meaning but added to fill out a sentence or metrical line

    Synonyms:
    curse word, curse, cuss, swearing, swearword, oath

Wiktionary

  1. expletive(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    expletory

  2. expletive(adjective)

    Serving to fill up, merely for effect, otherwise redundant

    Synonyms:
    expletory

  3. expletive(adjective)

    Marked by expletives (phrase-fillers)

    Synonyms:
    expletory

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. expletive(a.)

    Synonyms:
    superfluous, redundant

  2. expletive(n.)

    Synonyms:
    expletive word or syllable

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How to use expletive in a sentence?

  1. Diane Warren:

    Yeah, it would be great to win. It would be( expletive) awesome, i feel like a team that’s gone to the World Series for decades and decades, and never wins.

  2. Demarcus Davis:

    I really want to go to war with Donald Trump because Donald Trump is tryin’ to take food stamps from my momma and that’s all the (expletive) she got, let Donald Trump know it’s up over here. We want war; we’re going to declare war.

  3. Leslie Odom Jr.:

    Don't be in the streets talking about Black Lives Matter, if my Black life doesn't matter. Essentially, don't wait for the [ expletive ] cops to kill me before my Black life matters. If my Black life matters make sure that I can take money home to feed my children.

  4. Archie Bradley:

    So it’s a 2-2 count, and I’m like, ‘Man, I have to pee. I have to go pee.’ So I run in our bathroom real quick, I’m ready to go. I’m trying to pee and I actually [expletive] my pants. Like right before I’m about to go in the game, I pooped my pants, i’m like ‘Oh my gosh.’ I know I’m a pitch away from going in the game, so I’m scrambling to clean myself up. I get it cleaned up the best I can, button my pants up, and our bullpen coach Mike Fetters says, ‘Hey, you’re in the game.’ So I’m jogging into the game to pitch with poop in my pants essentially.

  5. Milwaukee Bucks:

    Any little (expletive) that goes wrong, it’s gonna be ‘ohhh MPD is all racist blah blah.'.

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