What does YOLO mean?

An acronym that stands for "You Only Live Once". You say it when you're appreciating life or doing something new or adventurous.

YOLO

Other definitions of YOLO:

  • "You Only Live Once"
  • Stands for "You Only Live Once". Used to rationalize reckless behavior. First used in the late 1990s, and popularized in 2011 by Canadian rapper Drake in "The Motto".
  • You Only Live Once. It's about the attitude, not about the actual words. It's like saying, Yeah, sure, why not!

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How to use the term YOLO:

  • YOLO! You gotta look for new experiences!

  • Parent: Do your homework.
    Me: Come on, YOLO, let's go get ice cream instead!

  • Just before we lost him, he reminded us that life is precious by screaming "YOLO" when he took the leap.


More slang terms:

OOO

OOO

Out Of Office

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Unhappy

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