What does GJ stand for in gaming?

Good job

GJ is an acronym often used in online gaming to compliment another gamer. People often use it during gameplay or after a game has ended, similar to the GG acronym.

Typically, people send GJ to a victorious gamer, but they may also send it to the loser of a hard-fought match (sometimes to be nice). For example, a gamer may message "GJ, that was epic!" to their opponent after a match.

Other uses for GJ

People also use GJ when messaging online and texting to compliment others on a job well done. For example, your friend may text you GJ after you boast about getting her dream job.


GJ, you played well that game.
You too, GG!
GJ Image

GJ means good job

Related Slang


Updated November 7, 2022

GJ definition by Slang.net

This page explains what the acronym "GJ" means. The definition, example, and related terms listed above have been written and compiled by the Slang.net 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!