What Does CAPS Mean in a Text?

CAPS means "Bullets" and "Magic Mushrooms."

CAPS is a slang word used to refer to "Bullets" and to "Magic Mushrooms." Here is more information about each of these definitions of CAPS.


The word CAPS is widely used (especially in gang-related chat) to refer to bullets. The use of CAPS in this context probably stems from the toy "cap guns" popular with young children

Magic Mushrooms

CAPS is also used as slang for "Magic Mushrooms." In this context, the use of CAPS probably stems (no pun intended!) from the fact that, in many varieties, the hallucinogenic compound is found at the tip of the cap of the mushroom.

CAPS is one of many slang words used to refer to magic mushrooms. Others include:

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When I write CAPS, I mean this:

meaning of CAPS


Summary of Key Points

First Definition of CAPS

"Bullets" is a common definition for CAPS on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Type:Slang Word (Jargon)
Guessability:guessability level 2
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:typical user


Second Definition for CAPS

"Magic Mushrooms" is another common definition for CAPS.
Definition:Magic Mushrooms
Guessability:guessability level 2
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:typical user


Example of CAPS Used in a Text

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