What Does EXP Mean?

EXP means Experience Points in an online gaming context.

EXPs are gained in RPGs (Role Playing Games) as characters progress through the game and complete missions or achieve objectives.

The accumulation of "Experience Points" may permit a character to acquire new abilities or improve existing ones, such as strength, magic, health and skills. EXPs may also give a character access to more areas or items.

"Experience Points" is also often abbreviated as XP.

Summary of Key Points

"Experience Points" is the most common definition for EXP on online gaming forums.
Definition:Experience Points
Type:Abbreviation (Contraction)
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers


Examples of EXP in Sentences

Here is an example of EXP being used in an online conversation:
  • Neil: How many EXP s do you need to be able to get to the next level?
  • Jane: I don't know, but you get a bonus XP if you make it through the labyrinth.

Example of EXP Used in a Text

Using EXP on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, or Snapchat)


See Also

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