What Does LAK Mean in a Text?

LAK means "Love And Kisses."

The abbreviation LAK is used with the meaning "Love And Kisses" as an affectionate and informal way of signing off a conversation. It is typically used between lovers, family members and close friends.

"Love And Kisses" can also be abbreviated as LNK.

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When I write LAK, I mean this:

meaning of LAK

LAK is an informal and affectionate way of saying goodbye.

Summary of Key Points

"Love And Kisses" is the most common definition for LAK on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Love And Kisses
Guessability:guessability level 3
3: Guessable
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Here are examples of LAK being used in conversations:
  • Tim: See you at 7:00?
  • Cher: Great! LAK.
  • Sam: Safe journey. Have a great time.
  • Nicola: Thanks. I will let you know when I get there. LAK.

An Academic Look at LAK

LAK is an initialism abbreviation. Technically, this means it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., Ell Ay Kay), but it is not often spoken using its letters. The abbreviation LAK is for efficiency in writing and not efficiency in speech.

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Before the digital era, we would have just said "Love And Kisses" instead of using the abbreviation LAK.

Example of LAK Used in a Text

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