What Does INDIE Mean?

INDIE means "Independent."

The term INDIE is used with the meaning "Independent" to refer to movies, music and video games created without financial backing from major companies.

INDIE was first applied to niche music bands operating outside of the mainstream. Rather than a style of music, it referred to the financial circumstances of its distribution.

Summary of Key Points

"Independent" is the most common definition for INDIE on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Type:Slang Word (Jargon)
1: Easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers


Examples of INDIE in Sentences

Here is an example of INDIE being used in conversation:
  • Trevor: What's your favorite INDIE game?
  • Jo: I love My Friend Pedro. Have you played it?

Example of INDIE Used in a Text


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