What does stby mean? View the definition of stby and all related slang terms containing stby below:
sucks to be you
Usage of STBY
The abbreviation STBY is an informal abbreviation used in text conversations to express a lack of sympathy towards someone else's situation. It is often used to convey the message that the person who 'STBY' was directed towards is experiencing something unpleasant or negative as a result of their actions or circumstances. It is a slang term that can be considered rude or sarcastic based on the context in which it is used.
Examples of STBY used in texting:
1. Friend 1: "I didn't study for the test and I failed!"
Friend 2: "STBY"
2. Person A: "I got a speeding ticket and now I have to pay a fine."
Person B: "STBY, maybe you shouldn't have been speeding."
3. Text message from sister: "I broke up with my boyfriend and I'm really upset."
Text message from brother: "STBY, you'll find someone better."