IG Meaning In Text

“IG” stands for “I guess” or “Instagram.”

What does IG mean?

Abbreviation “IG” means “I guess” or “Instagram.” Depending on the context of the conversation and how it’s used, it could vary. For example, “Send me a DM on IG” would a reference to someone asking for a direct message on Instagram.

It is considered safe and appropriate to use at work. And it is considered safe for children to use this expression.

Abbreviation Meaning Emotion
IG Instagram / I Guess Mediocre
Safe for work Safe for children
Yes Yes
Snapchat meaning Instagram meaning
Instagram / I Guess Instagram / I Guess
Year it began trending Primary community
2014 Text messaging

Examples and other meanings

  • “Send me a message on IG!”
    • Emotion: Reference
    • Intention: For this example we can see the person wanting to get a message on Instagram.
  • “IG you were right!”
    • Emotion: Silly
    • Intention: Someone in this example is saying that they suppose the other person was right about something or someone.

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