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

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Are you wondering what XD 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 XD Mean in Texting?

XD is an emoticon that represents a smiling face. The X is the eyes that are crossed together because they are shut from laughing so hard, and the D is the mouth. It’s simple. YOu use it when something makes you laugh, but also just when you’re happy.

This emoticon originated in the anime community because it resembles the way anime characters look when they laugh.

Emoticons help us convey emotions easier through text, and are a convenient tool.

Alternative Meanings

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

  • Cross Dresses
  • Ex-Dividend

Examples of XD in Text Slang

Example 1

  • Annie – I really like you! XD
  • Jeff – I like you too XD

Example 2

  • Troy – We should skip school today XD
  • Karl  – Let’s do it, I’ll invite Matthew as well.

Example 3

  • Jayson – I can’t believe I fell in front of everyone today…
  • Mandy – That was so funny XD

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