What Does ARVO Mean?

ARVO is a slang term which means means "Afternoon."

The term ARVO is thought to have originated in Australia, where it is slang for "Afternoon" (often "Good Afternoon"). For example:
  • Toni: Wanna get a coffee?
  • Jo: Can't this ARVO. Too much work.
  • Sam: ARVO. What are your plans for tonight?
  • Lea: Good afternoon. When did you start speaking Australian?
In text-based communications, ARVO is often further abbreviated as AVO.

Summary of Key Points

"Afternoon" is the most common definition for ARVO on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Type:Slang Word (Jargon)
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Image for ARVO

When I write ARVO, I mean this:

meaning of ARVO
ARVO is that time between the morning and the evening.


An Academic Look at ARVO

ARVO is a slang word. Slang refers to words, phrases and uses of language that are regarded as very informal and which are often restricted to a special context or a particular group of users.

Example of ARVO Used in a Text


See Also

GM (good morning) GE (good evening) GN (good night)