What Does DRONIE Mean?DRONIE means "Drone Selfie." It is a photographic self-portrait taken with a drone. DRONIES gained popularity in 2014 after drones became commercially available to the public. The word DRONIE is attributed to the vlogger Jakeb Hone who regulary takes pictures and videos with a drone.
Summary of Key Points"Drone Selfie" is the most common definition for DRONIE on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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Image for DRONIEWhen I write DRONIE, I mean this:
The image shows a selfie taken with a drone.
Examples of DRONIE in SentencesHere is an example of DRONIE being used in a conversation:
- Tony: I finally bought a drone!
- Jordan: You've wanted one for ages. Have you taken a DRONIE yet?
An Academic Look at DRONIEThe term DRONIE is a portmanteau word, which is the term for when two words are merged into one. (DOKE (from Diet Coke) is another example of a portmanteau word.)
The term DRONIE is an amalgam of the words "drone" and "selfie."
Evolution of the SELFIEHere is a 3-minute video showing how the SELFIE has evolved:
Example of DRONIE Used in a Text
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