laugh out loud

Idiom

Laugh Out Loud

Definition

Laugh Out Loud is an acronym for the phrase ‘Laughing Out Loud’. It is an expression used to indicate that someone is laughing in a loud, unrestrained manner.

Examples

My friend told me a hilarious joke and I couldn’t help but LOL!

I was LOLing when I heard the news! I couldn’t believe it!

When she made the silly mistake and everyone started laughing, she had a good LOL!

My reaction to the funny video was to LOL!

Origin

The phrase ‘Laughing Out Loud’ has been used for many years, but the acronym ‘LOL’ for ‘Laugh Out Loud’ was first used in the early 1980s.

FAQs

Q: What does LOL mean? A: LOL stands for ‘Laugh Out Loud’.

Q: How is LOL used? A: LOL is used to indicate that someone is laughing in a loud, unrestrained manner.

Q: When was the acronym ‘LOL’ first used? A: The acronym ‘LOL’ for ‘Laugh Out Loud’ was first used in the early 1980s.