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Meaning of SRS

What Does SRS Mean?

SRS means "Serious", "Sexual Reassignment Surgery", and "Supplemental Restraint System". The term SRS has more than one meaning. On social media and in texts, it is most commonly used as a contraction for the word "serious". It is often found in terms such as "SRS BZNS" (serious business) and "Y SO SRS?" (Why so serious?).

As an abbreviation, SRS also means Sexual Reassignment Surgery. This term is gaining more popularity as gender reassignments are becoming more popular and less stigmatized.

SRS is also a type of airbag system. It means Supplemental Restraint System. The SRS system supplements the seat belt and enhances passenger safety in certain types of collision. This abbreviation can often be seen on the steering wheel of a car.
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Definition for SRS

SRS means "Serious". This is the most common definition for SRS on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about SRS:

2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
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When I write SRS, I mean this:

meaning of SRS
SRS is a contraction for "Serious".

Examples of SRS in Sentences

Here are examples of SRS being used in conversations:
  • Person A: I ate your leftover pizza when I was drunk.
  • Person B: What? Are you SRS?
  • Person A: I'm serious. I'll buy you another one.
  • Person A: Have you seen Caitlin recently?
  • Person B: Yeah, she was a woman trapped inside a man's body until SRS.
  • Person A: Does your car have the SRS Airbag System?
  • Person B: I think so.

An Academic Look at SRS

SRS is a contraction of serious. Some contractions, like SRS, use the opening letters of the fully expanded version. Other contractions, like Dr, use letters from the start and end of the fully expanded version.

For all other meanings of the term, SRS is classified as an initialism abbreviation as it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., "ESS AR ESS"). Initialisms are different to acronyms, which are spoken like words.

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we would have just said "serious" instead of SRS.

A Text with SRS

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


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