Twitch is a gaming platform where a lot of slangs emerge and 07 is one of them. Let’s find out what does it mean and how to use it.
Have you been streaming recently and was welcomed to a series of comments just saying 07? Here’s is what your audience is trying to tell you.
What does 07 mean on Twitch?
People come on Twitch to watch others play the game they like and see their techniques. So without saying much, they like to convey a lot. If you are streaming, wouldn’t it be better to understand a lot of small comments then read every word?
So users on Twitch send a wave with an emoticon – 07. If you look carefully, 0 looks like a head and 7 is the hand in a wave sign.
By using 07, commentators send their hellos, goodbyes, salute in praise, or just acknowledge a nice game move with just two numbers.
07 is a way to get attention of the player or to appreciate their strategy. So if you are watching someone stream live, send an emoticon of ’07’ when you see a clever move.
Urban dictionary definition
The funniest dictionary says that 07 means –
An emoticon meant to resemble the act of saluting another person. May also be used as 07.
John: Who’s with me?
Bob: Yes sir! o7
In this case, Urban Dictionary is right on the mark. Let us see the meaning of other Twitch slangs that gamers commonly use so you are up-to-date with all the new lingo.
Twitch acronyms explained
- F – If you notice a lot of ‘F’s being spammed in the comment section, it means players are showing their respect. It started in the game called “Call of Duty” where you can press F to show respect to the dead players
- PP – Powerplay
- POI – Point Of Interest
- PvP – Player Versus player. This means that the game is for two players where they play against one another
- AFK – Away From Keyboard. This is used when you are playing with a team and if you need to suddenly go offline for some time, you can just send ‘going afk’ and leave. Convenient, isn’t it?
Do you know any other acronyms used on Twitch that needs explanation? Comment below and we will share the meaning.