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

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Are you wondering what … (ellipsis) means in texting? Not a problem, in this article, we will provide you with the answer. All you need to do is 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, a message that contains just “…” (ellipsis) is usually a sign of silence. The other person wants you to know that they don’t have anything to reply to your message and are in silent for some reason.

They could be fed up with you or could be shocked by what you wrote, but whatever the case may be, they don’t have anything to say.

Alternative Meanings

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

  • Not being sure how to react

Examples of in Text Slang

Example 1

  • Nina – I hit a cat with my car earlier today 🙁
  • Brian – …

Example 2

  • Annie – I don’t like eating pizza!
  • Jeff – …

Example 3

  • Kyle – I still don’t know how to use a washing machine lol
  • John – …

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