What Does Reup Mean?

Reup means "Re-Post" and "Resupply." Here is more information about each of these definitions with examples.


On social media and chat forums, "reup" means to re-post or re-share content that has already been shared online. This is often done with the intention of increasing a posts visibility or spreading it to a wider audience. For example:
  • Why did you reup that post about qanon? You need to get out and touch grass!
  • I have reupped your post on Facebook. Fingers crossed you get some more likes.


Another meaning of "reup" is to replenish, restock, or resupply something. In this context, "reup" is often used in reference to illegal or illicit substances and means to purchase or obtain more of a particular substance in order to continue using or selling it. For example:
  • Did you reup with Sam? I so need a bong tonight!
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Summary of Key Points for the First Definition

"Re-Post" is the most common definition for Reup on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
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Summary of Key Points for the Second Definition

"Resupply" is another common definition for Reup.
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An Academic Look at Reup

Whether used with the meaning "re-post" or "resupply," "reup" is a slang term. Slang is informal language that consists of words, phrases, and uses of language that are often restricted to a specific context or a particular group of users. Slang is not typically used in formal or professional settings.

Example of Reup Used in a Text


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