What Does WUUT Mean in a Text?

WUUT means "What are you up to?". This is a common way of asking someone what they're doing or even how they are. As fewer people are including numbers in their abbreviations, WUUT has become more popular than WUU2 and WUUP2 (all of which have their origins in the now outdated MSN messaging service).

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When I write WUUT, I mean this:

meaning of WUUT

What are you up to?

Summary of Key Points

"What are You Up To?" is the most common definition for WUUT on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:What are You Up To?
Guessability:guessability level 2
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Examples of WUUT in Sentences

Here are examples of WUUT being used in conversations:
  • Tony: I'm going to the beach for the day. WUUT?
  • Jordan: Nothing. Can I come too?
  • James: Hiya, I've just been paid. WUUT?
  • Pete: Great, shall we go out into town?

An Academic Look at WUUT

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

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "What are you doing at the moment?" instead of WUUT.

Example of WUUT Used in a Text

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