What does H/P stand for?

Hold please

Some online chatters use H/P to mean "hold please." When you see this acronym, it means you're going to have to WAS before you can continue chatting.

Usually, people ask others to H/P when they have another chat or call going at the same time, or they're searching for some relevant information. Hopefully, the person who asked you to H/P will be away for just a moment, and they haven't left you hanging for no reason.


Can u h/p? I have a phone call

H/P is typically used while juggling multiple conversations

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Updated October 5, 2021

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