What does Avocado mean?
Definition, Use Cases, Examples

Avocado Meaning

Avocado refers to a trendy, tropical fruit.

Avocado is an internet slang expression that conveys that a person is basic, lives a healthful lifestyle, or is the better half in a relationship.

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How is Avocado used? Use Cases & Examples

This trendy fruit has become the go-to description for millennials who spend their money on expensive food like avocado toast and fancy coffee and so can never afford to buy a house or car. On social media platforms, the avocado is used to describe someone who is the better half in a relationship. A powerhouse of nutrition, the avocado can also symbolize a person who cares about having a healthful diet.

Examples of how your teen might use the slang term avocado:

-What do you think Madison eats for breakfast?
-avocado toast and a frappucino lol

-Oh yeah, I’m the avocado in this relationship!

-Did you see my selfie with my black lab licking the iced latte cup?
-You’re such an avocado!

-I’m going vegan on Monday.
-Better stock up on avocados.

How to Identify if your child is using the Avocado slang word

You might learn your child is using this slang term by chance when a text pops up on the phone screen. But while the slang term avocado is harmless, other teenage slang terms could indicate that your teen is talking about risky behaviors or communicating with potentially dangerous people.

Having a parental control app on your child’s phone will give you peace of mind by alerting you to your child’s exposure to risks encountered on their phone. With a parental control app installed on your child’s phone, you have the control to set alerts to help your teen avoid the pitfalls of predators, drug dealers, and other negative influences. Having the ability to vary the level of monitoring gives you the power to choose what is right for your child, and these levels can be adjusted easily at any time.

How to talk with your child about use of the Avocado slang word

The slang expression avocado is one that teens have a lot of fun with. It’s so easy to satirize all the basic people because, let’s face it, most of us are basic. Talking about stereotypes and their validity or invalidity is a great way to help you teen develop discernment when getting to know other people. This slang term opens the door for you and your teen to have a discussion about social norms.

Here are some ideas for having a conversation with your teenager about the types of people they encounter in daily life:

  • Would you consider yourself and your friends to be avocados?
  • Do you think a person can be basic in some ways but original in others?
  • What are slang terms used to describe people who are the opposite of avocados?
  • Why do you think it’s human nature to label people according to their preferences or lifestyles?
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