LLOL

What Does LLOL Mean?

LLOL means "Literally Laugh/Laughing Out Loud."

The abbreviation LLOL is used with the meaning "Literally Laugh Out Loud" (or "Literally Laughing Out Loud") to add emphasis to the standard LOL(Laugh/Laughing Out Loud). LOL and many of its derivatives have been so overused, that they are now just as likely to be used sarcastically. By adding the word "Literally" to LOL, the sender is emphasizing that they really did find something very amusing.

LLOL means exactly the same as LOLL (Laughing out Loud Literally).

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Summary of Key Points

"Literally Laugh/Laughing Out Loud" is the most common definition for LLOL on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

LLOL
Definition:Literally Laugh/Laughing Out Loud
Type:Abbreviation
Guessability:
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

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When I write LLOL, I mean this:

meaning of LLOL
The "Literally" in LLOL indicates genuine amusement.

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Examples of LLOL in Sentences

Here are examples of LLOL being used in conversations:
  • Sam: You made me LLOL!
  • Craig: I'm a funny guy.
  • Sam: You're a stupid guy!
  • Gerri: Stop sending me cat pictures when I'm in class. I'm LLOL in this lecture.
  • Ollie: But it wants a cheeseburger!

An Academic Look at LLOL

LLOL is an acronym (i.e., an abbreviation spoken like a word). Acronyms differ from initialism abbreviations, which are pronounced using their individual letters.

What Did We Use To Say?

Before the digital era, we would have said something like "I peed myself" instead of using LLOL.

 
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See Also

Selves-isolating (Locking down with a partner) |o| (laugh out loud) ALOL (actually laughing out loud) ALWP (actual laughter was produced) ARF (laugh) BLOL (big laugh out loud) BWL (bursting with laughter) CBLTH (can't breathe laughing too hard) IAL (I actually laughed) IMML (it made me laugh) LOLL (laughing out loud literally)