WebPurify Profanity Filter

Filter profanity from SMS messages in real-time.

Prevent variations of every kind of profanity you can imagine in up to 15 languages and eliminate the nuisance of having to create and maintain your own profanity database.

We have a dedicated team of developers whose number one goal is to maintain the most accurate and efficient profanity filter in the universe. Using our filter lets you devote more time to building your app, instead of your own filter.

  • Fast, accurate and reliable

    With over 17 billion submissions scanned to date, our profanity filter algorithm is constantly being refined.

  • Filter Profanity in 15 Languages

    Supports for the following languages: English, Chinese, Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Japanese, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Korean, Punjabi

  • Filter email addresses, URLs and phone numbers

    Filter out email addresses, phone numbers and URLs to reduce spam in your application.

Sample annotation responses

Detect Profanity

Sample response when profanity is detected

      "text":"**** you"
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