POTB

Meaning

Pat on the back

POTB is an acronym that stands for "Pat on the back," which is another way of saying, "Nice job." It is typically used online, in text messages, or in emails.

A pat on the back is a gesture that signifies approval or support and is widely accepted in the U.S. The action doesn't really make sense but a lot of age-old customs are weird when you really think about them.

Example

"That test was hard and you scored really well. You should give yourself a POTB!"
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POTB means pat on the back

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Last Updated: March 13, 2019

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