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Meaning of WRU


What Does WRU Mean?

WRU means "Where Are You?". The abbreviation WRU is used to ask someone where they are.
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Definition for WRU

WRU means "Where Are You?". This is the most common definition for WRU on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about WRU:

WRU
Definition:Where Are You?
Type:Abbreviation
Guessability:
1: Easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
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When I write WRU, I mean this:

meaning of WRU
WRU means "Where Are You?".
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Examples of WRU in Sentences

Here are examples of WRU being used in conversations:
  • Joel: I've just arrived at the club and can't find you.
  • Cain: I'm at the bar. WRU?
  • Amanda: I've been at the restaurant for 20 minutes. WRU?
  • Andrew: On my way.

An Academic Look at WRU

WRU is an initialism abbreviation. This means it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., Dublyu Ar Yu), but as this is harder to say than "Where are you," it is not often spoken using its letters. In other words, the abbreviation WRU is for efficiency in writing and not efficiency in speech.

WRU plays the role of an interrogative sentence (i.e., a question), but it is commonly seen without a question mark. In other words, it can be written "WRU?" or "WRU".

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

 
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