What is the word for a word that is not a word?

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Some defintions of an actual word exclude what are called utterances, or more commonly exclamations. These words may be a part of speech in some usages, but not always. Some are onomatopoeia (sound words) which are based on the phonetic spellings of natural noises.
Some exclamations: ouch, yow, brr, grr, psst, shh, agh, phooey, whew.

Other words are not considered formal English. These words are called slang, and may include corrupted pronunciations, or words that come from idiomatic usage in a language.
Examples of slang are ho/hoe to mean a loose woman or prostitute (from whore) or sazzled, which has no consistent application but can mean disoriented or drunk.

In computer sciences and mathematics, a word usually means any string of characters from some given set of symbols.
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Why do we have words?

To make sentences,& since alphabets are present.

What words have are in them?

The simplest are the words bare, care, dare, and so forth, to stare and tare. Also other forms such as barefoot, careful, and software. Other words include the letters as p

Why the word why?

Because it is a good question that allows one to figure out the reason for something to either repeat it, prevent it or generally understand it

Why do they have words?

\nThere are languages because people wanted to be able to communicate more clearly than with grunts and snorts, like some animals. It helped organize groups to do things toge

Words that have it in them?

with . itself . Italian . itch . italic . pitch . pit . witch . sit . Italy . item . iterate . twitch

How is why a word?

All words have roots. Etymology is a interesting branch of word research.

Which words have are in them?

Some words that have 'are' in them: . apparent . area . arena . bare . care . career . claret . dare . declare . ensnare . fare . flare . glare . hare . parent

What words have the in them?

There are far too many words with "the" in them to list them all. Here are just some: . Theatricalities . Theophilosophic . Thermobarograph . Thermomagnetism . Thermor