YOLO Meaning In Text

“YOLO” stands for “You Only Live Once.”

What does YOLO mean?

Abbreviation “YOLO” means “You Only Live Once.” It’s usually someone referring to a last chance that they are giving to something. As if it is the very last attempt.

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

Abbreviation Meaning Emotion
YOLO You Only Live Once Careless
Safe for work Safe for children
Yes Yes
Snapchat meaning Instagram meaning
You Only Live Once You Only Live Once
Year it began trending Primary community
2014 Text messaging and social media.

Examples and other meanings

  • “#YOLO!”
    • Emotion: Excitement
    • Intention: It’s not uncommon to see a social media caption that includes the abbreviation or a hashtag that alludes to the meaning of the abbreviation.
  • “I guess we’re going to have to see… YOLO!”
    • Emotion: Happiness
    • Intention: Similar to the example above, the person is expressing that they’re excited about something that’s about to happen.

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