What does H/O stand for?

Hold on

H/O is an acronym that stands for "hold on" and is typically used online in chat rooms. It is another way of saying HOAS.

The acronym is often used when trying to tell a person that you need to pause the conversation or exchange for a moment. Some reasons for H/O may be to answer the door bell, answer a phone call, or go to the bathroom.


H/O... I need to answer the door. BRB

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Updated April 18, 2018

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