What Does FR Mean In Texting? (Explained With Examples)

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Wondering what FR means in texting? No worries, we’re going to answer that question for you right here. We’re going to explain what it means and provide you with some examples of how to use it…

What does FR Mean in Texting?

FR is an acronym for “for real”. This is a really common acronym in online texting and messaging. There is no special meaning behind it, it is just a shorter way of saying that phrase. You use it when you want to confirm that something is true. You can also use it as a question. People also often use it twice, as in FR FR.

Alternative Meanings

It can also mean a few other things, but it would be rare to see them used this way…

  • Friend request
  • France
  • Follow request

Examples of FR in Text Slang

Example 1

  • Jim – So wait, you got the job? FR?!
  • Kyle – YUp, FR FR haha

Example 2

  • Aubrey – OMG, did you see Tim with his new girlfriend? She looks so bad…
  • Vicky – Oh I did, she looks bad FR.

Example 3

  • Veronica – Wait, so you’re seriously coming back from Germany?
  • Archie – Yup, FR!

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