How to allow swear words on Android smartphones

Though using offensive words is taboo when communicating with others, several people sometimes naturally prefer employing those bad languages to show their strong expression. Imagine that you’re in the midst of overwhelmingly chit-chatting with your besties using multiple “colorful languages” but end up being censored, so how annoying it will be. Then if you’ve been searching for ways to stop Android from blocking curse words, of course, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we will deeply guide you on how to allow swear words on your Android phones.

Allow swear words Android
Allow swear words Android

Either you’re using Android virtual keyboard or Android’s voice-to-text function, vulgar words are automatically marked as characters #$%& or autocorrected due to inappropriate usage policy. However, it doesn’t mean that Android will permanently hinder its users from enabling the profanity filter because whether you’re potty-mouthed or not, blocking offensive words is truly nonsense. In fact, there’re plenty of Android keyboards providing multiple customization features besides the default one. In the following instruction, Gboard and Samsung default keyboard is most popular keyboards which will be covered.

How to allow offensive words in Samsung’s Keyboard

Though the Samsung qwerty keyboard allows you to type swear language as long as you spell it correctly, its con is still bad at autocorrect once you typo the vulgarities. To fix text errors into a proper one, using the text replacement is an option.

Step 1: Open the text box> Tap the gear icon on the suggestions bar.

Step 2: Select Smart typing option> Then click on Text Shortcuts.

Allow swear words Android
Allow swear words Android
Allow swear words Android
Allow swear words Android

Step 3: On the Text Shortcuts window, tap on the “Add” button to add shortcuts. All done, click add to complete.

Allow swear words Android
Allow swear words Android

Another way to unblock curse words on Android smartphones is to manually create your personal “dirty” dictionary. Simply follow these steps below:

Step 1: Go to your phone Settings> Choose Language and Input section.

Step 2: Select Personal Dictionary> Click on the plus icon +.

Step 3: Add offensive words that you usually use in a specific field.

Step 4: Select the “Next” button> Then click “Done” to finish.

How to allow offensive words in Gboard

For Typing

Step 1: You can enable offensive language in Gboard either by open the system settings or right away long-press the emoji key(then slide over to the small gear icon).

Step 2: In the settings menu, click on the “Text correction” option.

Allow swear words Android
Allow swear words Android

Step 3: Now, all you need to do is turn off the f****** toggle “Block offensive words”.

Allow swear words Android
Allow swear words Android

For Voicing

Step 1: Do exactly the same step as typing.

Step 2: Choose the “Voice typing” option.

Step 3: Then disable the option “Block offensive words” in the Voice menu. Now you’re no longer being blocked when saying something considered as “potty-mouth”. 

Wrap up

Hope the information above helpful! Please stay tuned for our next posts.