What is issa short for?

It's a

Issa is an abbreviation for "it's a" that is commonly used in text messages and online. It combines "it's" and "a" and replaces the "t" and the apostrophe with an "s" to sound more smooth.

The term was popularized by rappers to make "it's a" flow better. Issa is most often seen on social media, like Twitter and Snapchat, and is typically used when someone is a little sassy. It sometimes is just used as an abbreviation for "it's," "is a," and "this is."


Issa great day to get back in the game
Issa meme
Issa meme

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Updated November 14, 2018

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