IYSWIM

What does IYSWIM stand for?

If you see what I mean

IYSWIM is a handy acronym that people use online or in text messages. It’s just a quick way to say, “If you know what I mean.”

Imagine you’re trying to explain something tricky to your friend. You might toss in an IYSWIM to make sure they’re following your thought process. It’s like a little check-in to see if they understand your point of view.

So, next time you’re in a text conversation and you see IYSWIM, remember it’s just the other person’s way of making sure you’re on the same page. No more confusion!

Example for using ‘IYSWIM’ in a conversation

Hey, did you manage to fix your computer?

Yeah, finally figured it out! I had to update the drivers, IYSWIM. πŸ’»πŸ”§