What Does TSM Mean in a Text?

TSM means "Thanks So Much." The abbreviation TSM is a quick way of saying "Thank you" (with emphasis). Other common ways of saying thank you include:

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When I write TSM, I mean this:

meaning of TSM

TSM means Thanks So Much.

Summary of Key Points

"Thanks So Much" is the most common definition for TSM on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Thanks So Much
Guessability:guessability level 2
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Examples of TSM in Sentences

Here are examples of TSM being used in conversations:
  • Mo: I've done all your washing.
  • Fred: TSM.
  • Sam: I've found some information for your report.
  • Will: That's great. TSM. I might meet the deadline now.

An Academic Look at TSM

TSM is an initialism abbreviation. Technically, this means it is pronounced using its individual letters (i.e., Tee Ess Em), but as this is harder to say than "Thanks So Much," it is not often said using its letters. In other words, the abbreviation TSM is for efficiency in writing and not efficiency in speech.

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Before the digital era, we would have just said "thank you so much" instead of TSM.

Example of TSM Used in a Text

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