What does uwu mean?

Originally an emoticon, this phrase has become a reaction to cuteness or anything adorable.


Other definitions of uwu:

  • An emoticon that looks like two closed eyes with a cat-like mouth in the middle.
  • A baby-talk phrase based off the text emoticon that symbolizes cuteness or happiness.
  • A text smiley face that looks like an Anime face that characters who are cute/satisfied wear.

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How to use the term uwu:

  • I love these white strawberries! uwu

  • When that little kitten came out, it was a complete UwU moment.

  • When I turn on my uwu-mode, no one can resist my charm.

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