Get all alert words


Get all of the user's configured alert words.

Usage examples

#!/usr/bin/env python3

import zulip

# Pass the path to your zuliprc file here.
client = zulip.Client(config_file="~/zuliprc")

# Get all of the user's configured alert words.
result = client.get_alert_words()

curl -sSX GET -G \


This endpoint does not accept any parameters.


Return values

  • alert_words: (string)[]

    An array of strings, where each string is an alert word (or phrase) configured by the user.

Example response(s)

Changes: As of Zulip 7.0 (feature level 167), if any parameters sent in the request are not supported by this endpoint, a successful JSON response will include an ignored_parameters_unsupported array.

A typical successful JSON response may look like:

    "alert_words": [
    "msg": "",
    "result": "success"