How to Get the list of all Python keywords?

Python – Get the list of all keywords programmatically

To get the list of all keywords of Python programmatically, you can use kwlist of keyword library.

Following is the quick code snippet to get the list of all keywords.

import keyword
s = keyword.kwlist

kwlist returns sequence containing all the keywords defined for the interpreter.

Example 1: Get all Python Keywords programmatically

In the following example, we will get all the Python keywords using kwlist property and print them using a for loop.

Python Program

import keyword

if __name__ == '__main__':
	#get all keywords
	keywords = keyword.kwlist
	#print the keywords
	for key in keywords:
		print(key)
Run this program

Output

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This is the list of all keywords in Python.

Summary

In this tutorial of Python Examples, we learned how to get the list of all Python keywords programmatically.