What Does LOLL Mean?

LOLL means "Laugh Out Loud Literally." The term originated as a way to give extra meaning to the term LOL (as its meaning has been diluted through overuse). The extra L (meaning "literally") has been added to express actual laughter.

Summary of Key Points

Definition for LOLL

LOLL means "Laugh out Loud Literally." This is the most common meaning for LOLL on social-media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and Snapchat.
Definition:Laugh out Loud Literally
Type:Acronym and Abbreviation
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Image for LOLL

When I write LOLL, I mean this:

meaning of LOLL
The L (meaning "literally") is often added to LOL because LOL's weight has been diluted through overuse.


Examples of LOLL in Sentences

Here are examples of LOLL being used in conversations:
  • Tony: I have just seen an old lady fall over LOLL. Sorry!
  • Jordan: Oh my God! You're evil.
  • Tony: Have you seen my brother's self-haircut?
  • Jordan: Yes! LOLL.

An Academic Look at LOLL

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

The Evolution of "LOL"

This video shows the evolution of the term "LOL" and the various laughing emojis:
Read more about LOL.

Example of LOLL Used in a Text


See Also

ALOL (actually laughing out loud) ELOL (evil laugh out loud) LAWL (Laugh Out Loud) LLOL (literally lol) LOL (laughing out loud) LOLCAT (funny picture of a cat (usually with a caption)) LOLN (LOL, not (i.e. it's not funny))