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expletive

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of expletive

  1. a disrespectful or indecent word or expression unleashed a slew of expletives upon losing the tennis match Synonyms curse, cuss, cussword, dirty word, swearword, four-letter word, obscenity, profanity, swear, vulgarismRelated Words bawdry, language, scurrility; execration, imprecation, malediction; epithet, name; oath



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