What does iyswim mean? View the definition of iyswim and all related slang terms containing iyswim below:
if you see what I mean
Usage of IYSWIM
The abbreviation IYSWIM is commonly used in text messaging to express the idea of "if you see what I mean". It is used when you want to clarify something that might be difficult to understand or when you want to explain something in more detail. When using IYSWIM, you are basically asking the person you are texting if they understand what you are trying to say.
Example of IYSWIM used in texting:
1. "I need to buy some new clothes for this event, but I don't want to spend too much, IYSWIM?"
2. "I don't think I can make it to the party tonight, I have a lot of work to do, IYSWIM?"
3. "I'm not really sure what you are asking me to do, can you explain it again, IYSWIM?"