1. What does LOL stand for?

Laughing out loud

LOL means laughing out loud. It is one of the most popular acronyms used when texting or chatting online to react to something funny.

LOL is similar to haha or hehe and communicates that the sender is actually laughing out loud. The acronym is even the title of a 2012 full-length film starring Demi Moore and Miley Cyrus. Despite its mega popularity, the LOL acronym is still sometimes used as "lots of love" by older people.


"I can't believe you did that, lol!"

LOL means laughing out loud

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Last Updated: July 6, 2016

2. What does LOL stand for?

League of Legends

LoL is an acronym that refers to the RTS game League of Legends, where players control individual heroes and compete for map control. It was released in October 2009 by Riot Games.

LoL is classified as MOBA game where players act as summoners that control a champion to battle other players. The goal of the game is to build strength by collecting items and experience in order to destroy the other team's main base.


"Wanna play LoL this weekend?"
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LOL means league of legends

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3. What does LOL stand for?

Lots of love

May be used at the end of a message to someone you care about; though it may be confused with "laugh out loud."


"Thanks for the message, I'm glad u r doing well! Sending u lol!"

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4. What does LOL stand for?

Little old lady

LOL stands for "little old lady," which is typically used in texts or online when talking about a female senior citizen that is small in stature.

While the LOL acronym is incredibly popular, it is most often used as "laughing out loud." Or it may be used by gamers that are referring to the online game, "League of Legends."

When it is used in the context of "little old lady," it is primarily used to refer to old strangers you encounter out in public. Some examples of these LOLs include a slow elderly woman in the check-out line or a woman in a motorized cart that robs you when you go to break a dollar.

Other slang dealing with old people includes OL, OM, DOM, gma, gpa, and boomer.


"I always see the same LOL when I go to the grocery store."

Don't mess with the LOL

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