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What Does RN Mean?RN means "Right Now," "Registered Nurse," and "Royal Navy." Here is more information about each of these definitions of RN, with examples of use and a brief explanatory video.
Right NowThe abbreviation RN is most commonly used in text messaging and online chats to mean "Right Now" (as in "immediately" and "at this moment"). For example:
- Tony: I'm in a terrible state RN.
- Jordan: What happened?!
- Tony: Nothing. I'm in Florida!
Registered NurseRN is also widely recognized as an abbreviation of the title "Registered Nurse." In this context, an RN is a healthcare professional who has graduated from a nursing program and who holds a nursing license.
RNs are regulated by a professional body and are employed in a wide variety of settings. They are often responsible for supervising care delivered by other healthcare workers.
- Sam: Last week, I spent three days in bed being looked after by a nurse.
- Ali: Covid?
- Sam: No. My new boyfriend is an RN!
Royal NavyIn the UK, RN is widely recognized as an abbreviation of "Royal Navy," which is the official name of the UK's naval force.
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Video Summarizing RNHere's a short video explaining how to use RN:
Summary of Key Points
First Definition of RN"Right Now" is the most common definition for RN on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
2: Quite easy to guess
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Second Definition of RN"Registered Nurse " is another common definition for RN, especially in healthcare.
Third Definition of RNIn the UK, "Royal Navy " is another definition for RN.
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