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Meaning of EXTRA

What Does EXTRA Mean? (Using EXTRA Online)

EXTRA means "to be extremely over the top". It is typically used to describe a person with excessive and dramatic behaviour. A person described as EXTRA may also be described as a "drama queen".

Though the term EXTRA has been around since the early 2000s, it only came into popularity around 2015. One of the most famous and viral examples for EXTRA is the Turkish Chef "Salt Bae" who became a meme and gained popularity for his dramatic salt sprinkling.

Salt Bae
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Definition for EXTRA

EXTRA means "to be extremely over the top". This is the most common definition for EXTRA on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about EXTRA:

EXTRA
Definition:to be extremely over the top
Type:Abbreviation
Guessability:
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
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When I write EXTRA, I mean this:

meaning of EXTRA
EXTRA describes "to be extremely over the top".
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Examples of EXTRA in Sentences

Here are examples of EXTRA being used in conversations:
  • Person A: We're only going to get some milk. Why do you have a full face of make up?
  • Person B: She's being EXTRA.
  • Person A: Her reaction was so EXTRA when she heard the news.
  • Person B: She's always been a drama queen.

An Academic Look at EXTRA

EXTRA is typically used as an adjective (i.e., a describing word). For example:

  • She's always so EXTRA.
  • (Here, the adjective EXTRA modifies she.)


A Text with EXTRA

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

 
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Popular Themes on Cyber Definitions

See Also...
OTT (over the top)