What is another word for internet slang?

Pronunciation: [ˈɪntənˌɛt slˈaŋ] (IPA)

Internet slang, also known as cyberslang or web speak, refers to the abbreviated and informal language used on electronic platforms such as social media, messaging apps, and online forums. Some synonyms for the term include web lingo, net jargon, digital slang, and cyber vernacular. While these terms all refer to the same concept, they highlight different aspects of the language used online. Web lingo, for example, emphasizes the slang's exclusive use on the internet, while cyber vernacular emphasizes its cultural significance as its own distinct language. As technology continues to evolve, the slang used online will continue to evolve - and with it, so too will the vocabulary used to describe it.

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What are the hypernyms for Internet slang?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    cyber-slang, digital dialect, online jargon, online lingo, web-speak.

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