What does HMSL stand for?

Holding my sides laughing

Someone who sends you HMSL is currently busting a gut, likely due to a humorous joke, anecdote, or video you sent them. This person is laughing so hard, they have to hold their sides to stay upright.

HMSL is a less-used variant of LOL, which you will encounter only when texting or chatting with a real acronym aficionado. This person may be dying, but they still have the presence of mind to delve deep into the annals of text and chat slang.


HMSL ... that was hilarious!

Me when I'm HMSL

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Updated March 14, 2023

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