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a profane or obscene term

Synonyms for expletive

profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger

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

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NorthPort head coach Pido Jarencio said Richard Howell shouted expletives at him that led to their verbal altercation in the fourth.
In April 1974, the then United States president Richard Nixon was compelled by subpoena to provide a written transcript of the White House tapes to the House Judiciary Committee, whose members were shocked to discover -- or perhaps affected shock at discovering -- that discussions in the Oval Office between the president of the US and his inner circle of aides were laced with profanities -- profanities that the chief executive insisted be replaced in the script by the term "expletive deleted".
In the video, Junaid can be seen in a school uniform challenging the person capturing him on camera and also hurling expletives at him.
While it is unclear who the expletives are directed towards, it is believed that the recepient is Shani, with whom Pasha had a tiff earlier.
In his statement, Gatchalian once again acknowledged that he was the person behind the expletive tweets.
The tweet contained a series of expletives and was quickly deleted, but not before some of Harris' 37,000 followers saw it, the report said.
It also has the 'ouch' factor absent in blinkin', bloomin' and flippin'; mealy-mouthed expletives only used by Guardian readers and Harry Potter.
He said there was no ADD when he was a kid because TV only had four channels, as well as no clicker (or "magic stick") to switch stations, and, if that's how it was now, today's "little (expletives) wouldn't make it."
Fox Television Stations, involving expletives used by Cher and Nicole Richie at the 2002 and 2003 Billboard Music Awards, respectively.
Therefore, I would like to challenge every adult in Liverpool to think twice before using an expletive in front of a young person and to challenge other people using expletives in everyday conversation (in a friendly way) as they are overused, dull and a very poor example for young learners!
In February of 2009, Oklahoma State University's men's basketball coach Travis Ford was caught by a live television feed screaming expletives at one of his players (Associated Press, 2009).
Or is it because it's awoman who is uttering the expletives
A federal appeals court has issued a sensible ruling on the strict standards the Federal Communications Commission imposed that year to punish broadcasters who inadvertently aired nudity or expletives. The ruling doesn't mean that anything goes - though sometimes it seems that's already the case - just that the FCC's rules need to be clear enough to be obeyed.
expletives, some background on the concept of indecent speech is
MOTHERWELL 1 KILMARNOCK 0 WELL manager Craig Brown credited assistant Archie Knox's expletives for their latest victory.