What does HRU stand for?

How are you

HRU is a quick way of asking someone how they're doing. You might encounter this acronym in text, chat, or DM messages, sent by friends or family members who are checking in on you.

The length and depth of your response to HRU will likely vary, depending on who sent it to you. For example, when responding to an acquaintance's HRU, a simple "Good" or "Meh" will suffice. However, when responding to a HRU sent by your BFF, you'll likely want to go into more detail.


It's been a long time since we talked. HRU?

HRU means "how are you"

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Updated December 22, 2022

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