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F5

What Does F5 Mean in a Text?

F5 means "Refresh."

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When I write F5, I mean this:

meaning of F5

"Refresh"

Summary of Key Points

"Refresh" is the most common definition for F5 on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
F5
Definition:Refresh
Type:Abbreviation
Guessability:guessability level 3
3: Guessable
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Using Numbers in Texts

This video shows the different ways that numbers are used in "text speak":

Example of F5 Used in a Text

F5
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