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:
  • Person A: Can you take a YOUIE of me infront of the penguin enclosure?
  • Person B: 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."

Our Slide Show "The Evolution of the SELFIE"

Read more about the different types of SELFIE.

Example of YOUIE Used in a Text


See Also

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)