What Does FRILL Mean in a Text?

FRILL means "For Real."

The word FRILL is used as an abbreviation to mean "For Real."

FRILL may be used as a statement, to emphasize that the speaker is being truthful, or as a question, to express surprise or incredulity.

"For Real" is also abbreviated as FR, FRL, and 4RL.

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When I write FRILL, I mean this:

meaning of FRILL

"For Real"

Summary of Key Points

"For Real" is the most common definition for FRILL on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:For Real
Type:Slang Word (Jargon)
Guessability:guessability level 2
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Example of FRILL Used in a Text

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