DELETE /2/tweets/:id

Allows a user or authenticated user ID to delete a Tweet.

Endpoint URL

Authentication and rate limits

Authentication methods
supported by this endpoint

OAuth 1.0a User context

Rate limit

User rate limit (OAuth 1.0a): 50 requests per 15-minute window per each authenticated user

Path parameters

stringThe Tweet ID you are deleting.

Example requests

      curl -X DELETE -H "Authorization: OAuth $OAUTH_SIGNATURE"
      twurl -X /2/tweets/1445880548472328192


Example responses

  "data": {
    "deleted": true

Response fields

deletedbooleanIndicates whether the specified Tweet has been deleted as a result of this request. The returned value is true for a successful delete request.