The Brief: NGL, or ngl, is an abbreviation of the phrase “not gonna lie.”
NGL usually comes before or after a statement to indicate you are speaking your mind. It can be used in any context, from tweeting about Billie Eilish to bragging about Overwatch stats, and even to describe a spoopy drawing!
ngl i thought she was about to spell her own name wrong pic.twitter.com/mj1cBrkWw3
— jada 14 BLOOD HARMONY (@billiesbean) October 9, 2019
my profile is pretty great rn ngl pic.twitter.com/hL8Km2eMPN
— Forgiving (@Im_Forgiving) October 9, 2019
Okay but this is too cute ngl pic.twitter.com/ZJARUzhIA0
— 💀SpOoPy Sav🦇 (@Savydoesdisney) October 9, 2019