What does SWAK mean?
Definition, Use Cases, Examples

SWAK Meaning

SWAK stands for Sealed With A Kiss.

SWAK is an internet slang initialism that is a display of afftection.

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How is SWAK used? Use Cases & Examples

Originating with World War I soldiers who were writing home to their sweethearts, the slang expression SWAK has transcended time and can be found in online conversations conveying the same sentiment of love. In former times the abbreviation was written on the back flap of the envelope where it was literally sealed. In digital communications, the slang phrase is usally located at the end of a message.

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

-Guess what Finn put at the end of the message!!!
-SWAK!!!!! I’m in love!!!

-Did he give you a Valentine card?
-Yes with SWAK on the back. He’s so cheesy but I love him!

-Dad put SWAK on a cake for Mom for their anniversary.

-I got the ick as soon as I turned the envelope over and saw SWAK on the back. VOMIT

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

Even though teens might shake their heads or roll their eyes, when they’re in love, they still enjoy romantic gestures. Teenage relationships can be a terrifying minefield of potential disasters for parents, but showing love through appropriate romantic gestures is one of the uplifting aspects of teenage romance that you can talk about with your kid.

Here are some ideas for discussing romantic gestures with your teenager:

  • What’s the sweetest romantic gesture you’ve ever heard of?
  • How do you define romantic?
  • Have you ever considered writing a poem or song for someone?
  • Which do you think would be a more romantic date – a dinner in a really fancy restaurant or a picnic by a waterfall?

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