What Does YOUIE Mean?

YOUIE means "You Selfie." A YOUIE is a selfie of another person. (So actually, another word for a YOUIE is "photograph"!) The term exists because it is a comical way to describe the opposite of a SELFIE.

Summary of Key Points

"A Selfie of You" is the most common definition for YOUIE on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Definition:A Selfie of You
Type:Portmanteau Word
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Image for YOUIE

When I write YOUIE, I mean this:

meaning of YOUIE
The image shows somebody taking a photograph of somebody else.


Examples of YOUIE in Sentences

Here is an example of YOUIE being used in a conversation:
  • Tony: Can you take a YOUIE of me infront of the penguin enclosure?
  • Jordan: Sure!

An Academic Look at YOUIE

The term YOUIE is a portmanteau word, which is the term for when two words are merged into one. (DOKE (from Diet Coke) is another example of a portmanteau word.)
The term YOUIE is an amalgam of the words "you" and "selfie."

Evolution of the SELFIE

Here is a 3-minute video showing how the SELFIE has evolved:

Example of YOUIE Used in a Text


See Also

Selves-isolating (Locking down with a partner) SELFIE (self-taken camera picture of oneself) BELFIE (self-taken camera picture of your bottom) HELFIE (self-taken camera picture of one's hair) SELFIE (a drunken self-taken camera picture) DRONIE (a drone-taken camera picture of oneself) WELFIE (self-taken camera picture of oneself working out) SHELFIE (self-taken camera picture of a shelf) USSIE (self-taken camera picture of a group) FELFIE (a self-taken camera picture of a farmer)