808

What Does 808 Mean?

808 means "Police Code for Disturbing the Peace."

"Cyber Speak" Test

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Summary of Key Points

"Police Code for Disturbing the Peace" is the most common definition for 808 on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
808
Definition:Police Code for Disturbing the Peace
Type:Cyber Term
Guessability:
5: Extremely difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Using Numbers in Texts

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Example of 808 Used in a Text

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