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Meaning of IG

What Does IG Mean?

IG has several common meanings on social media and in chat forums. Here are the most common meanings:
  • I Guess
  • Ignore
  • Ignorant
  • Instagram
  • In Game
When IG means ignore or ignorant, it is sometimes written as IGG or IGGY.
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Definition for IG

IG most commonly means "Instagram". This is the most common definition for IG on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about IG:

Type:Proper Noun
1: Easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
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When I write IG, I mean this:

meaning of IG
IG usually means Instagram but there are other common meanings too.

Examples of IG in Sentences

Here are examples of IG being used in conversations:
  • John: Do you fancy a beer?
  • Tony: IG.
  • (Here, IG means I guess.)
  • Paula: I can't go out tonight.
  • Paula: IG. I've found a babysitter.
  • (Here, IG means ignore.)
  • Sarah: Send me a pic on IG.
  • Carl: Okay.
  • (Here, IG means Instagram.)
  • John: There's a lot of IG advertising.
  • Malcolm: Shame.
  • (Here, IG means in game.)

An Academic Look at IG

IG is used in different ways depending on its meaning.
  • I Guess (declarative sentence).
  • Ignore (imperative sentence).
  • Ignorant (adjective).
  • Instagram (proper noun).
  • In Game (preposition phrase used as an adverb of place).

A Text with IG

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


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