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Meaning of LTD

What Does LTD Mean?

LTD means "Living The Dream". The abbreviation LTD is commonly used to inform someone that you feel your life is great and your dreams have come true.

Of note, LTD can also be used sarcastically to suggest the opposite, if you believe your situation could not get any worse. (For example, doing a job you dislike, living in unpleasant conditions or experiencing financial difficulties.)

"Living the Dream" was also the title of a 2006 American film directed by Christian Schoyen.
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Definition for LTD

LTD means "Living The Dream". This is the most common definition for LTD on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about LTD:

Definition:Living The Dream
4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
An Image for LTD
When I write LTD, I mean this:

meaning of LTD
The image shows someone who is happy with their life and is "living the dream".

Examples of LTD in Sentences

Here are examples of LTD being used in conversations:
  • Jerry: I've got the girl, the house, the job, everything I always wanted.
  • Sam: Hah! Well done mate. Truly LTD then.
  • (Here, LTD is used in a positive sense.)
  • Anna: How's things? Heard you're struggling a bit at the moment.
  • Robyn: 14-hour day, no car, no boyfriend and a rubbish wage, yeah, I'm really LTD.
  • (Here, LTD is used ironically.)

An Academic Look at LTD

As it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., "Ell Tee Dee"), LTD is classified as an initialism abbreviation. Initialisms are different to acronyms, which are spoken like words.

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "life is a bowl of cherries" instead of LTD.

A Text with LTD

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


Popular Themes on Cyber Definitions