- Stands for “Let Me Google That For You,” an internet acronym used in response to a question that could have been easily answered with a simple internet search.
- Expresses mild exasperation at the perceived laziness or lack of resourcefulness of the individual asking the question.
- A satirical technique used to promote independent research and self-directed learning.
Example Sentence: When John asked what the weather would be like tomorrow, Sarah simply replied with a link and a cheeky “LMGTFY.”
Synonyms: Do your own research, look it up, DIY search
Note: It can sometimes be considered dismissive or sarcastic, so care should be taken with its usage.