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Meaning of DIDO

What Does DIDO Mean?

DIDO is a shortened version of DIDDO, which means "Ditto (i.e., Same Again)". Ditto is a typographic symbol indicating that the text is the same as the text immediately above. For example:

American writing conventions
British        "             "

"Ditto" originates from the Latin word dictus ("having been said").

"Ditto" is often used as a reply to "I love you". The use of "ditto" as a reply to "I love you" was popularized by Patrick Swayze (Sam) in the film "Ghost" (1990).
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Definition for DIDO

DIDO means "Ditto (i.e. same again)". This is the most common definition for DIDO on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about DIDO:

Definition:Ditto (i.e. same again)
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
An Image for DIDO
When I write DIDO, I mean this:

meaning of DIDO
The use of "ditto" as a reply to "I love you" was popularized by the 1990 film Ghost.

Examples of DIDO in Sentences

Here is an example of DIDO being used in a conversation:
  • Person A: I love you, darling.
  • Person B: DIDO
  • Person A: Just say "I love you" back!

An Academic Look at DIDO

DIDO represents the typographic symbol ". In other words, it is a punctuation mark.

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we would have said "ditto" or "same again" instead of DIDO.

A Text with DIDO

Using DIDO on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, and Yubl)


Popular Themes on Cyber Definitions