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Meaning of HTH


What Does HTH Mean?

HTH means "Hope That Helps" and "How The Hell".

The abbreviation HTH has two main meanings:

"Hope That Helps". In this context, HTH is typically used at the end of a message, when the sender has done or said something to help the recipient. For example:
  • Rob: I have let them know that you won't be in today. HTH.
  • Dave: Thanks. I'll give them a call later.
"How The Hell". In this context, HTH is an exclamation of disbelief, usually accompanied by a question requesting clarity. For example:
  • Stan: They found him hiding in the basement.
  • Ryan: HTH did he get into the building?
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Definition for HTH

HTH means "Hope That Helps". This is the most common definition for HTH on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about HTH:

HTH
Definition:Hope That Helps
Type:Abbreviation
Guessability:
4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
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When I write HTH, I mean this:

meaning of HTH
HTH often means "Hope That Helps".
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Examples of HTH in Sentences

Here are examples of HTH being used in conversations:
  • Rupert: Did you know that Americans eat the equivalent of 18 acres of pizza every day?
  • Ben: Interesting, but useless information.
  • Rupert: HTH with your diet!
  • Marion: Can visitors keep out of the rain at the exhibition?
  • Jen: Only 20% is outdoors and there are umbrellas available. HTH.

An Academic Look at HTH

HTH is an initialism abbreviation. Technically, this means it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., "Aitch Tee Aitch"), but it is not often spoken using its letters. In other words, the abbreviation HTH is for efficiency in writing and not efficiency in speech.

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we might have just said "Hope That Helps" or "How The Hell" instead of using HTH.

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Second Definition for HTH

This meaning was also noted:

HTH
Definition:How the Hell
Type:Abbreviation
Guessability:
4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
A Text with HTH

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

 
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