Hourglass Emoji on Snapchat

What Does the Hourglass Emoji Mean on Snapchat?

homesnapchat emojisHourglass Emoji on Snapchat

The Quick Answer

The Hourglass Emoji signifies a SnapStreak is about to end.

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When this emoji appears next a friend's name on Snapchat, it means the streak (represented by a Flame Emoji) is about to die. For example: Hourglass Emoji

Some Snapchat users go to extreme lengths to maintain their SnapStreaks. The Hourglass Emoji causes panic amongst people that really care about their streaks.

The Hourglass Emoji

Hourglass Emoji

Summary of Key Points

"Streak About to End" is, by far, the most common meaning for Hourglass Emoji when it is used in a text. (Bear in mind that it could have another meaning if used in a different context.)
Hourglass Emoji
Definition:Streak About to End
Guessability:guessability level 1
1: Very easy to guess
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Image for Hourglass Emoji

When the Hourglass Emoji appears on Snapchat, it means this:

meaning of Hourglass Emoji

[The Hourglass means the SnapStreak is about to end.]

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