What does FYI stand for?

For your information

FYI means for your information. It is an acronym that prefaces an informative statement.

FYI is similar to the JSYK acronym and skinny term. It is commonly used in emails to share information with the recipients, which can get annoying when they grow numerous and repetitive. It is also used as a noun, i.e. "Just an FYI, next week's meeting has been canceled."


FYI, black and navy blue typically shouldn't be worn together.
FYI Image

FYI means for your information

Related Slang


Updated June 30, 2016

FYI definition by

This page explains what the acronym "FYI" means. The definition, example, and related terms listed above have been written and compiled by the team.

We are constantly updating our database with new slang terms, acronyms, and abbreviations. If you would like to suggest a term or an update to an existing one, please let us know!