What Does GUV Mean?

GUV means "Boss."

Particularly in the UK, GUV is a slang term for "boss". It comes from the word "governor," said with a London accent.

Other words for "boss," especially in gangland and organized crime circles, include:

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Summary of Key Points

"Boss" is the most common definition for GUV on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Type:Slang Word
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Example of GUV Used in a Text


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