One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Serving to fill up or complete something; unnecessary; (of a word or expression) serving to fill out a sentence or a metrical line; = "expletive"; (later often) of the nature of an expletive.
Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin expletorius from classical Latin explēt-, past participial stem of explēre + -ōrius.
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