What does LBS stand for when texting?

Laughing but serious

LBS is an acronym that stands for "Laughing but serious," which is typically used in text messages and online. It is used to communicate that you laughed at what was just said but that you are still trying to be serious.

The acronym is somewhat dark because it deals with serious subject matter but also means that you were laughing about it. Some examples of when the acronym might be used are when someone wipes out on a skateboard and breaks a leg or when a toddler sends an inappropriate picture from his mom's phone to her boss.


She helped catch him before he fell over, but now she has the coronavirus, LBS

When you laugh but need to be serious

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Updated March 25, 2020

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