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

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So, you’re curious about what SYL means in texting? Alright, 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 SYL Mean in Texting?

SYL is an acronym for “see you later”. It is a simple phrase used to tell someone you will be seeing them a bit later on. It is a good way to end a conversation when you need to go do something.

By using the acronym SYL you are making life easier on yourself because you don’t need to type the entire phrase.

Alternative Meanings

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

  • Strapping Young Lad
  • Syllabus

Examples of SYL in Text Slang

Example 1

  • Anthony – Alright, I gotta go!
  • Bobby – Cool, SYL then.

Example 2

  • Lucas – I gotta get back to work. SYL!
  • Gina – SYL!

Example 3

  • Andrew – So I should pick you up at 9?
  • Sharon – Yup, I need to go now, SYL!

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