What Does GF Mean?GF means "Girlfriend," "Gay Female" or "Good Fight."
The abbreviation GF has many meanings when used in text-based messaging and online. It is widely used with the meaning "Girlfriend" and (especially on dating sites) it is also used to mean "Gay Female." In gaming circles, GF is used to mean "Good Fight." Here is more information about each of these definitions of GF.
GirlfriendThe most popular definition of GF is "Girlfriend." For example:
- Ali: Is Lisa coming on Friday.
- Sam: Lisa's history, man! I've got a new GF.
Gay FemaleOn online dating sites, GF is often used with the meaning "Gay Female." In this context, GF indicates that the poster is a gay woman or is interested in meeting gay women.
Good FightIn online combat/fighting games, GF usually means "Good Fight." It is used to congratulate an opponent or teammate for their performance. For example:
- Lily: That was one hell of a battle!
- Tilly: Yes! GF! You almost had me.
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First definition of GF"Girlfriend" is the most common definition for GF on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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Second definition of GFOn online dating sites, such as Craigslist, Tinder, Zoosk and Match.com, GF often means "Gay Female."
Third definition of GFGF also means "Good Fight," especially on gaming platforms, such as Vivox, Razer and Mumble.
Image for GFWhen I write GF, I mean this:
GF also means "Gay Female" and Good Fight."
An Academic Look at GFAs it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., "Gee Eff"), GF is classified as an initialism abbreviation. Initialisms are different to acronyms, which are spoken like words.
Example of GF Used in a Text
Using GF on a Cell Phone (Texting, Whatsapp, and Tinder)
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