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PP

Meaning 1 Pause please
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4.6 (14 Votes)
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PP means pause please, which is a quick way to ask the other player(s) in a multiplayer game if the game can be paused before continuing further. It is often used when mouse batteries run out, if a keyboard isn't working properly, or for some other technical computer problem.

Example
"pp?
sure, no problem."
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Updated March 7, 2017
Meaning 2 Profile picture
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3.8 (4 Votes)
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Refers to the primary photo displayed in a person's profile on a social media website, such as Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn.

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"Did you notice all of her PPs are selfies?"
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Updated December 9, 2014
Meaning 3 Personal problem
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2.0 (2 Votes)
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An acronym used to describe a type of problem; commonly used when a person asks what's wrong and the other person doesn't want to explain it or it's sensitive information.

Example
"Hey man, what's wrong with you?
PP, don't wanna talk about it."
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Updated April 9, 2014
Meaning 4 Patterned paper
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1.0 (1 Vote)
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Used in Scrapbooking Web chats; refers to paper with various type of patterns.

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"I need a fancy kind of PP for my next scrapbook project, but I haven't been able to find anything yet. Any ideas?"
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Updated January 6, 2014
Meaning 5 Power Points
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1.0 (2 Votes)
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A Pokémon acronym for "Power Points," the energy required by a Pokémon to perform a specific move; displayed within the Battle Moves window in Pokémon games.

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"Avalanche: PP 8/10."
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Updated June 14, 2013

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