What does WBU mean?

What ’bout you

WBU is a popular internet and text message slang that stands for “What ’bout you?”. It is often used to inquire about someone’s thoughts or feelings on a particular topic, or simply to ask about their well-being.

It’s a common term seen on various online platforms such as forums and social media sites. These platforms are where people usually engage in discussions about a range of subjects, from movies and politics to age-old debates like the chicken or the egg dilemma. WBU plays a key role in sparking these conversations and facilitating the exchange of ideas.

WBU is just one in a long list of abbreviations that are used to kick off a conversation or to prompt someone to share their views. Other similar abbreviations include HBU (How ’bout you?), HBY (How ’bout you?), HAY (How are you?), HRU (How are you?), wup (What’s up?), and suh (What’s up?).

Example for using ‘WBU’ in a conversation

Hey! How was your day?

Pretty good! Went to the park and had a picnic. WBU?

Sounds fun! I just finished watching a movie. 😊

Nice! Which one? WBU for dinner?