What Does TUVM Mean?

TUVM means "Thank You Very Much." (It can also be written TYVM.) Although TUVM is quite common, it is not as common as the terms below for expressing thanks: Of note, TUVM can also be used to mean "Thanks for nothing" (i.e. used sarcastically). It all depends on context.

Summary of Key Points

"Thank You Very Much" is the most common definition for TUVM on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Thank You Very Much
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Image for TUVM

When I write TUVM, I mean this:

meaning of TUVM
TUVM (or TYVM) means "Thank you very much."


Examples of TUVM in Sentences

Here are examples of TUVM being used in conversations:
  • Charlie: I sent you the completed risk register.
  • Jordan: TUVM
  • Charlie: Your hair looks like mine now.
  • Jordan: TUVM
  • Charlie: No, that wasn't meant to be a compliment.
  • Jordan: Yes, I know.
  • Charlie: Oh, b*itch.
  • (In this example, TUVM is used sarcastically, but Person A didn't spot that at first.)

An Academic Look at TUVM

TUVM is not used as another part of speech within a wider sentence. It is used as a standalone declarative sentence (i.e., a statement).

TUVM is an initialism abbreviation. This means it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., Tee Yoo Vee Em). (NB: Initialisms contrast with acronyms, which are spoken like words.)

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "I would like to pass on my sincerest gratitude" or "cheers, mate" instead of TUVM.

Example of TUVM Used in a Text


See Also

10X (thanks) HT (hat tip (i.e. thanks)) NTN (no thanks needed) TAL (thanks a lot) THANX (thanks) THNX (thanks) THX (thanks) TKS (thanks) TSM (thanks so much) TVM (thanks very much) TX (thanks)