(Adjective) Smol is derived from the word “small” and is used to describe a small and adorable person, animal, or thing.
Smol started as a dark joke for children on Twitter around 2008. Then in the mid-2010s, smol was added to the DoggoLinggo as a descriptor for small and adorable dogs.
Demographic (Who Uses This Word)
Today, Gen Z uses smol to describe someone or something small and cute. It is mostly used by fur parents who have small to medium-sized furry pets.
Smol Used in a Sentence
- Example 1: Wow you have such a smol dog! He’s so cute. May I pet him?
- Example 2: I would do anything for a smol doggie!