What Does G2G2B Mean in a Text?

G2G2B means "Got to Go to Bed." The abbreviation G2G2B is a way of saying you really are very tired and have to get some sleep. It is often used to conclude a conversation, especially if the sender is bored.

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When I write G2G2B, I mean this:

meaning of G2G2B

G2G2B lets someone know you are really, really tired and need to sleep.

Summary of Key Points

"Got to Go to Bed" is the most common definition for G2G2B on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Got to Go to Bed
Guessability:guessability level 3
3: Guessable
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Examples of G2G2B in Sentences

Here are examples of G2G2B being used in conversations:
  • Carl: Do you want to come clubbing later?
  • Shelley: G2G2B. I've been on an early shift and I'm pooped.
  • Sammy: Tell me you love me again.
  • Ben: We've been on the phone for three hours. I've G2G2B.

An Academic Look at G2G2B

The abbreviation G2G2B is classified by our team as an "internet slang term" as opposed to an initialism abbreviation or an acronym. Initially, "slang terms" were introduced for brevity, but, particularly with the advent of predictive texting and on-screen keyboards, they are now mostly employed for fun. "Slang terms" differ from icons because they are not pictorial representations.

Using Numbers in Texts

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Example of G2G2B Used in a Text

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