Python: Remove words from a given list of strings containing a character or string
Python List: Exercise - 127 with Solution
Write a Python program to remove words from a given list of strings containing a character or string.
def remove_words(in_list, char_list): new_list =  for line in in_list: new_words = ' '.join([word for word in line.split() if not any([phrase in word for phrase in char_list])]) new_list.append(new_words) return new_list str_list = ['Red color', 'Orange#', 'Green', 'Orange @', "White"] print("Original list:") print("list1:",str_list) char_list = ['#', 'color', '@'] print("\nCharacter list:") print(char_list) print("\nNew list:") print(remove_words(str_list, char_list))
Original list: list1: ['Red color', 'Orange#', 'Green', 'Orange @', 'White'] Character list: ['#', 'color', '@'] New list: ['Red', '', 'Green', 'Orange', 'White']
Visualize Python code execution:
The following tool visualize what the computer is doing step-by-step as it executes the said program:
Python Code Editor:
Have another way to solve this solution? Contribute your code (and comments) through Disqus.
Previous: Write a Python program to interleave multiple lists of the same length.
Next: Write a Python program to calculate the sum of the numbers in a list between the indices of a specified range.
What is the difficulty level of this exercise?
Test your Programming skills with w3resource's quiz.
Python: Tips of the Day
Capitalizes the first letter of a string:
def tips_capitalize(s, lower_rest=False): return s[:1].upper() + (s[1:].lower() if lower_rest else s[1:]) print(tips_capitalize('pythonTips')) print(tips_capitalize('pythonTips', True))
- Weekly Trends
- Java Basic Programming Exercises
- SQL Subqueries
- Adventureworks Database Exercises
- C# Sharp Basic Exercises
- SQL COUNT() with distinct
- Java Collection Exercises
- SQL COUNT() function
- SQL Inner Join
- Python Tutorial
- Python Array Exercises
- SQL Cross Join
- C# Sharp Array Exercises
We are closing our Disqus commenting system for some maintenanace issues. You may write to us at reach[at]yahoo[dot]com or visit us at Facebook