What is hi5 short for?

High five

Hi5 is a digital "high five." Just like a real high five, people typically send hi5 to celebrate success or simpatico moments.

What is a high five?

If you're not North American, you might not know what a high five is. It's a celebratory gesture in which two people hold their hands up, swing them towards each other, and slap their palms together (with all five fingers, extend outwards - thus "high five"). If you've never done one before, you should find a friend and try it. They're quite fun.


Nice job! Hi5!

A sweet hi5

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Updated October 3, 2022

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