What Does AML Mean?

AML means "All my love." It is typically used to sign off a message or is written in a card or letter to someone we care about (e.g., a family member, relative or a close friend). It is usually written rather than spoken.

Summary of Key Points

"All My Love" is the most common definition for AML on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:All My Love
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

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When I write AML, I mean this:

meaning of AML
All my love is often written to say goodbye to someone we love.


Examples of AML in Sentences

Here are some examples of AML being used in conversations:
  • Tony: Happy Birthday Dad. Have a superb day. I'm so sorry I can't be there. AML Linda X
  • Jordan: Thank you. I'll save you some birthday cake! Dad X
  • Tony: I wish you didn't have to go, and I can't wait until you are home again. Big hug waiting. AML x
  • Jordan: It's not for long. I'll be home in no time. AML x

An Academic Look at AML

AML is an initialism abbreviation. Technically, this means it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., Ay Em El), but as this is harder to say than "All My Love," it is not often uttered using its letters. In other words, the abbreviation AML is for efficiency in writing and not efficiency in speech.

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "Lots of love" or "Hugs and kisses" instead of AML.

Example of AML Used in a Text


See Also

WAML (with all my love) SWAK (sealed with a kiss) SWALK (sealed with a loving kiss) XO (hugs & kisses) BFN (bye for now) BBFN (bye bye for now) GBFN (goodbye for now)