What Does DYLM Mean?

DYLM means "Do You Love Me?". The abbreviation DYLM is a way of asking someone what their feelings are towards you. It can also mean "Do you like me?", which is the same sort of question but looking for clarification of a less intense emotion.

Of interest, "Do You Love Me?" was a 1962 single recorded by The Contours, written and produced by Motown CEO Berry Gordy Jnr. The British group The Tremeloes covered the track in 1963 and spent three weeks at No. 1.

Summary of Key Points

"Do You Love Me?" is the most common definition for DYLM on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Do You Love Me?
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

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When I write DYLM, I mean this:

meaning of DYLM
"Do you love (or like) me?"


Examples of DYLM in Sentences

Here are examples of DYLM being used in conversations:
  • Carrie: So, DYLM?
  • Ray: Depends whether you mean "love" or "like."
  • Sasha: We've been going out for three weeks now.
  • Leon: Three weeks and five hours. DYLM yet?
  • Sasha: Err. Well, I like you.

An Academic Look at DYLM

DYLM plays the role of an interrogative sentence (i.e., a question), but it is commonly seen without a question mark. In other words, it can be written "DYLM?" or "DYLM".

Second Definition for DYLM

This meaning was also noted:
Definition:Do You Like Me?
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Example of DYLM Used in a Text


See Also

DULM (Do You Love Me?) IDLY (I Don't Love/Like You) LIITA (Love Is In The Air) LURV (Love) LURVE (Love) YLM (You Love Me?) DYL (Do You Like…) ILQ (I Like You) LYKE (Like) YQ (I Like You) *_* (In Love) <333 (Lots Of Love) <4 (More Than Love) 459 (I Love You (phone keyboard layout for ily))