What does Fam mean?

An slang abbreviation of family. Used to refer to the people whom you consider closest to you.

Other definitions of Fam:

  • A very close friend/buddy that you consider family.
  • A nickname for someone you consider so close, they're family.
  • Close friends or family.

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How to use the term

  • We may not be related by blood, but to me, you're fam.

  • I'm fam for life. We're never drifting apart.

  • Sup fam? How you doin'?


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