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Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, S9: Remove Single Words From Dictionary

With autocorrect on Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S9, your keyboard will have it’s own dictionary that it can autocorrect words to. If you would like to remove a word from it’s dictionary so that it cannot suggest that word anymore, you will need to delete the word individually within the keyboard settings menu.

To delete words from your keyboard dictionary, follow the steps provided below to learn how to remove words from dictionary on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S8.


Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S9 Remove Single Words From Dictionary

  1. Open any app that can bring up the keyboard on your Samsung Galaxy.
  2. Enter the first letters of the word you’d like to remove.
  3. When the suggested word appears, hold your finger on the word. A “Remove” button will appear. Tap this to remove it.
  4. The Galaxy S8 will ask if you’re sure you’d like to remove the word. Simply tap the “OK” button when prompted to. After this, the word will be removed from your keyboard.


We hope this guide has helped to teach you how to remove words from your keyboard dictionary on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S9 and suggested words list.

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