//
The symbol "//" is used mostly in roleplaying forums to denote "slash," or roleplays containing male/male or female/female romantic pairings. In contrast, "straight" romantic roleplays are often denoted with two upright lines (||). The use of "//" was popularized on the Neopets roleplaying board, where the use of the word "slash" and other synonyms (shounen-ai, yaoi, etc.) have been banned. However, as Neopets staff members have apparently begun to catch on to the meaning of "//," shutting down boards that advertise it, it is likely that this term, too, will soon be replaced by something more obscure.
common roleplaying board titles, particularly on Neopets:

{onexone}{//}
// highschool
{modern fantasy}{//}{||}
by tarampaiel October 04, 2006
//
The two slash marks // when used in texting,short communications like Twitter, Facebook updates, and pictures represents love or the love of someone or something. Using the two slash marks // is the same as saying, I love you. The two slash marks can be used in conjuction with modifiers to create short sentences and greater explanations of the love felt.
Goodnight JJ. //
// you babe.
//
// so much.
// Quack!

by Payson's Dad February 05, 2009
//
Means "BoyxBoy" or "GirlxGirl" in usual RPGs. Very cute usually, but they do grow on you.
Steven and Alden like playing around in Steven's bed after hours. // Kind of playing.
by Ya-ya. June 03, 2006
//
emoticon that represents a man's erection while simultaneously indicating approval or enjoyment of the topic of conversation.
Bill: "I found $50 on the ground"
Sam: "//"
by harddrugs June 29, 2011
/?/
an emoticon sent in response to an email or SMS that indicates to the sender that recipient does understand or is confused by the point / context of the text/email. inspired by dogs tilting their heads to the side when they are confused.
sally: im gonna tonight
harry: /?/
sally: sorry, im gonna leave tonight
by ATBvsBFZ October 07, 2013
//
//, used in front of a statement containing sarcasm in email/IM/message boards, because it's hard to convey sarcasm without face-to-face contact or smilies.
First coined on newstoday, which incidentally has a high percentage of jaded designer types and no emoticons.
AIM kiddie: "DOOD, I TTLY LURVE TEH HOFF!!!111eleventy"
Jaded designer type: "//Yeah, i can't get enough of that hackneyed internet obsession either."
by haus53 April 20, 2006
//
Symbol standing for parallel.
The roads are // to each other.
by Vince Barbuto February 16, 2005

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