WhatsApp: What does “UnU” mean? We explain the use of these letters

A large number of WhatsApp users tend to reply to their messages with a UnU, without knowing what it really means. In the next note, we will tell you about it.


The world of symbols in social networks and applications such as WhatsApp is not only limited to emojis, there are also abbreviations and codes with a meaning behind them that can be more difficult to understand even for the youngest due to their absence of graphic details. One of the most used is the UnU. Do you want to know what it means? Here we tell you.

This combination of letters is a way to represent a facial expression widely used in WhatsApp chats, forums, and blogs on the internet. Although many confuse it with UwU, the meaning is not the same.

What does UnU mean?

The letters are intended to illustrate the fact that a person makes, inspired by anime characters when he shows that he likes something, causes him a feeling of tenderness, etc. UwU implies happiness or tenderness, while UnU means totally the opposite.

In this sense, you should know that UnU is used to replace the disappointed face emoji in WhatsApp chats. That is, the aforementioned expression is used to convey a variety of sad emotions, such as feeling bad, hurt, or lonely.

Other expressions similar to UnU

As well as UwU, there are hundreds of expressions made from letters whose objective is to symbolize a facial gesture in the conversations of apps like WhatsApp. The best known in the world is xD, but it is also possible that you will find 7w7 in a flirtatious atmosphere or OwO to convey great amazement.

WhatsApp: how to deactivate the seen in your conversations?

WhatsApp, one of the most popular instant messaging applications, has a series of tools designed to facilitate the exchange of messages with our friends and family. Among so many recent updates such as, for example, the speed of the audios, the messages that self-destruct, the expiration period of seven days for some chats, the statuses, it is possible that you have forgotten the basics.

Functions like the WhatsApp seen are so iconic, that there are times when we overlook that this tool can also be configured to our personal taste. That is if for any reason you want to prevent your acquaintances from knowing when you entered the application and if you read their messages, WhatsApp gives us the possibility to choose whether to keep the reading confirmation of our messages or deactivate it completely. If this interests you, keep reading.

WhatsApp Web: how to use two accounts at the same time on the same laptop or PC?

Many users use WhatsApp every day to communicate with friends and co-workers. That is why many of them have two accounts; however, they do not know how to have both sessions open simultaneously and on the same PC. If you have this problem, we will show you how this simple trick works.

Unlike what happens on a mobile phone – where we are limited to opening a single account – on a computer it is possible to access two accounts simultaneously if we use a trick, although applying it requires a series of steps.

How to hide the ‘online’?

Believe it or not, there is a secret WhatsApp trick, that few users know, that allows you to hide the online and the writing to your friends who have you as a contact in the instant messaging application.

If you want to know this fantastic secret WhatsApp trick, which will allow you to be invisible, then do not hesitate to review the following video, which soon became a trend on social networks, especially on YouTube.

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Written by Christina d'souza

Proofreader, editor, journalist. I have been doing my favourite thing for more than six years.


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