What does foaf mean? View the definition of foaf and all related slang terms containing foaf below:
friend of a friend
Usage of FOAF
FOAF stands for Friend Of A Friend. It refers to a person who is not your direct friend or acquaintance, but rather, is connected to you through mutual friends or acquaintances. For example, if John knows Jane, and Jane knows Sarah, then Sarah would be considered a FOAF of John. FOAFs can be helpful in expanding one's social network or in making new connections, as they introduce you to people you may not have met otherwise.
Examples of FOAF used in texting:
1. "Hey, do you know anyone who's looking for a new roommate? I'm trying to find a place to live and thought maybe your FOAF who works at the housing company might know of something."
2. "I heard you got a new job! Congrats! I have a FOAF who works at the same company, want me to connect you two?"
3. "Do you remember that FOAF we met at the party last month? Well, I found out that they're selling concert tickets for cheap. Do you want me to ask if they have any left?"