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srsly

Syllabification: srsly

Definition of srsly in English:

adverb

informal
Short for seriously. do you srsly think you will gain anything? [as sentence adverb]: srsly though, I see where you’re coming from [as submodifier]: it is a srsly cool bike
More example sentences
  • Srsly though, I think their defense and lack thereof is going to have a cascading effect on the team this year.
  • If you're srsly about being polite, read this again.
  • Srsly, cover up the shoes with your thumb and imagine flats.

Origin

late 18th century: first recorded in a manual on shorthand.

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