Can You Define These Millennial Texting Terms Baby Boomers Just Don’t Get?

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Will you LOL at the result?

Millennial texters communicate in a way that baby boomers don't always understand! Do you know this lingo? Prove it now!

 Mar 14, 2019

1 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

You are being so extra!
You are being so nonchalant
You are being over the top dramatic
You are being so chill

2 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I miss bae!
I miss my pet
I miss my mother
I miss my significant other

3 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I need to see the receipts!
I need to know how much I owe
I need to see proof of what you're saying
I need to see what you paid for

4 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

His party was lit!
His party was fun
His party caught on fire
His party had bright lights

5 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Why are you acting sus?
Why are you not sustaining your lifestyle?
Why are you acting shady/suspicious
Why are you acting like you got suspended?

6 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Don't be salty!
Don't makes jokes
Don't get too excited
Don't be upset

7 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

His girlfriend is so basic!
His girlfriend has all the best clothes
His girlfriend is extremely smart
His girlfriend is nothing special

8 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I can't date a guy who isn't woke!
I can't date a guy who wakes up early
I can't date a guy who sleeps in late
I can't date a guy who isn't up to date on current affairs

9 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

He was so thirsty for you last night!
He totally ignored you last night
He wanted to share drinks with you last night
He was flirting with you heavily last night

10 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I'm about to clapback at this chick!
I'm about to respond to someone with a lot of attitude
I'm about to clap my hands at this chick
I'm about to respond to someone with a lot of respect

11 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Bye, Felicia!
You're dismissed
Get over here
Please stay

12 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I constantly slay in my club dresses!
I constantly look bad in my club dresses
I constantly kill people in my club dresses
I constantly look sexy in my club dresses

13 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

That's enough adulting for today.
That's enough being lazy and childish for the day
That's enough being responsible and doing "grown-up" tasks for the day
That's enough wishing I was older for the day

14 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

He was totally throwing shade!
He was totally standing in the shade
He was totally spewing insults
He was totally standing in the sun

15 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

We're about to get turnt!
We're about to get intoxicated and/or ready to party
We're about to fall in love
We're about to get a lot of money

16 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I'm dead!!!
I'm physically dying right now
I'm so angry right now I might actually drop dead
That made me laugh so hard it nearly "killed me"

17 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Don't be ratchet!
Don't be ghetto/trashy
Don't be so shy
Don't be late

18 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Stop gassing him!
Stop pumping his head and his ego with compliments
Stop letting him feel bad about himself
Stop gaslighting/manipulating him

19 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I'm shook!
I'm wildly put off and confused
I'm happily excited
I'm stuck in an earthquake

20 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

He ghosted me...
He keeps blowing up my phone
He asked both me and my friend out
He disappeared without ever texting back

21 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

You and your man are #goals!
You and your man should take less pictures together
You and your man look like you might break up soon
You and your man have a relationship I am slightly envious of

22 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Girl, you are so savage!
Girl, you are so sweet
Girl, you are so kind
Girl, you are so petty

23 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Her eyebrows were on fleek!
Her eyebrows were on point/looked really good
Her eyebrows were all messed up
Her eyebrows were drawn on wrong

24 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Kylie Jenner's waist is so snatched!
Kylie Jenner's waist is so tiny
Kylie Jenner's waist is so chubby
Kylie Jenner's waist is so flubbery

25 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Let me try to finesse the situation!
Let me try to aggravate the situation
Let me try to smooth things out
Let me try to destroy the situation

26 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Did you post that thirst trap yet?
Did you post that picture of the fish trap yet?
Did you post that modest selfie yet?
Did you post that sexy selfie yet?

27 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

He is so canceled!
He is coming over later
He is watching the same shows as me
He is getting completely cut off

28 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

My bestie's the GOAT!
My bestie's the goddess of all skies
My bestie's the greatest of all time
My bestie's sometimes very annoying

29 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

I need my ex to stop trolling my Instagram.
I need my ex to stop deleting my rude comments off his page
I need my ex to continue keeping tabs on my life updates
I need my ex to stop leaving rude comments on my Instagram

30 of 30What does this Millennial texting term mean?

Do you want to Netflix and chill?
Do you want to relax and watch Netflix together?
Do you want to hook up?
Do you want to share your Netflix password?
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

The Baby Boomer generation and the Millennial generation are known to be very different. In fact, according to Wikipedia, "Baby Boomer is a term used to describe a person who was born between 1946 and 1964. A Millennnial, also known as Generation Y or Gen Y, is someone who is typically born in the early 1980s to the mid-1990s.

Millennials are also sometimes referred to as 'echo boomers' due to a major surge in birth rates in the 1980s and 1990s, and because millennials are often the children of the baby boomers." There is a major difference between these two generations and one of those differences revolves around language, communication, ways of speaking, and more!

Now, putting the internet statistics aside, do you feel young in your heart? Can you keep up with popular texting acronyms, such as- OMG, LOL, and WTF? How about millennial words like "turnt", "lit", and "thirsty"? If so, then you really know what you are talking about! Take this quiz to see how many words you know about when it comes to millennial texting lingo!

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