What does BEG stand for in messages?

Big evil grin

BEG is an acronym people use when saying something sly or to show mischievousness. For example, you may play a prank on your sister and message your brother, "I don't think she'll be pulling anything on me after tonight. BEG."

People may also write it as . In these cases, the < > denotes the sender is performing an action. You may also see < > used with other grin-related abbreviations, such as EG, BWG, and plain ol' G. Additionally, instead of the acronym, people may more commonly use the >;) evil grin emoticon or emoji.


I threw a water balloon at those girls yesterday...BEG
Haha, nice!

Jim Carrey as the Grinch in "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas"

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Updated October 13, 2023

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