BBL Meaning In Text

“BBL” stands for “Be Back Later.”

What does BBL mean?

Abbreviation “BBL” means “Be Back Later.” It’s typically a status update that’s sent to someone to let them know that if they text you—there maybe a very slow response.

This abbreviation is considered safe and appropriate for work. And considered safe for children.

Abbreviation Meaning Emotion
BBL Be Back Later Notice
Safe for work Safe for children
Yes Yes
Snapchat meaning Instagram meaning
Be Back Later Be Back Later
Year it began trending Primary community
2004 Text messaging and social media.

Examples and other meanings

  • “Text you in a bit. BBL.”
    • Emotion: Alert
    • Intention: In this example, we can see one person letting the other person know that they’re going to be unavailable for a little bit of time.
  • “K! BBL!”
    • Emotion: Happiness
    • Intention: Similar to the example above, we can see the person let the other person know they’re going to be unavailable but with a little bit of personality.

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