What Does ASDFGHJKL Mean?

The letters ASDFGHJKL are used to represent intense emotion, such as frustration or excitement. The letters are the keys on the second row of a standard "QWERTY" keyboard. ASDFGHJKL is typed (usually in lower case) by running a finger over the keys from left to right.

The use of ASDFGHJKL usually implies that the sender was lost for words because they were so excited. However, depending on context, it could also show frustration or anger.

In touch typing, the second row of the "QWERTY" keyboard is known as the "Home Row," as that is where the four fingers of each hand return to as a base. The fingers of the left hand rest on the letters A, S, D, and F, while those of the right hand rest on H, J, K, and L.

Video Summarizing ASDFGHJKL

Here's a short video explaining how ASDFGHJKL is used:

Summary of Key Points

"Frustration" or "excitement" is the most common definition for ASDFGHJKL on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Here is some more information about ASDFGHJKL:
Definition:Intense Emotion, Such As Frustration Or Excitement
Type:Cyber Term
4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults, Teenagers, and Under 13s

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When I write ASDFGHJKL, I mean this:

meaning of asdfghjkl
ASDFGHJKL conveys intense emotion, such as frustration or excitement.


Examples of ASDFGHJKL in Sentences

Here are examples of ASDFGHJKL being used in conversations:
  • Robyn: I'm gonna be home for the weekend.
  • Freddie: ASDFGHJKL. I can't wait to see you!
  • Sam: I'm seeing someone else.
  • Jo: ASDFGHJKL! You wait until the night before the wedding to tell me that!

Example of asdfghjkl Used in a Text


See Also

111 (excited) AMPED (excited) BUZZ (excitement) JUICED (excited) PSYCHED (elated or excited)