What Does 5 Mean?

5 means "LOL ("101" in binary is 5 (i.e. LOL))".

Summary of Key Points

"LOL ("101" in binary is 5 (i.e. LOL))" is the most common definition for 5 on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:LOL ("101" in binary is 5 (i.e. LOL))
Type:Cyber Term
5: Extremely difficult to guess
Typical Users:

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When I write 5, I mean this:

meaning of 5
LOL has become so common, people are finding cleverer ways to say it.

Using Numbers in Texts

This video shows the different ways that numbers are used in "text speak":

The Evolution of "LOL"

This video shows the evolution of the term "LOL" and the various laughing emojis:
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Example of 5 Used in a Text


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