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

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Do you want to know what .. means in texting? That’s easy, in this article we will provide you with the answer. Simply keep on reading and you will get it! We’re going to explain what it means and provide you with some examples of how to use it…

What does .. Mean in Texting?

In texting, .. (two dots) can mean a lot of things, but usually it just represents silence. When someone posts this they want to show how surprised or shocked they are with something that was said.

It is a simple way of showing emotions, for example, that you were left speechless. Younger people like to keep things simple when texting, and this is one of the ways they do it.

Alternative Meanings

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

  • Frustration
  • Impatience

Examples of .. in Text Slang

Example 1

  • Joe – Are you still mad at me?
  • Lilly – ..

Example 2

  • Mike – Why are you being like that?!l
  • Lucy  – ..

Example 3

  • Bobby – I have to cancel our date babe.
  • Robin – ..

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