What is laf short for online and in messages?


Laf is an abbreviation of "laugh" based on the word's phonetic spelling. It is not very common, but people may use it instead of other popular laughing terms, such as LOL and haha.

You may see laf in various contexts online and in messages, including texts and social media DMs. For example, you might remark to your friend in a text, "I was about to laf, but I saw how mad he was." Or, you might comment on a video shared on a social site, "I laffed out loud when the tray fell over!"


Ha, that video made me laf
I thought you'd like that. :-)

When you can't help but laf

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Updated June 19, 2023

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