There’s another new slang term that’s taking over TikTok right now. What does “Ara Ara” mean? Let’s find out.
Every week a new phrase pops up on TikTok, and it’s often very difficult to figure out what that means.
The last term to add to your TikTok vocabulary is “Ara Ara”, but what does that mean? Here is a full definition.
What does “Ara Ara” mean?
“Ara Ara” is a term that actually has several different definitions, including “oh my”, “oh no” and “hmm”.
It is generally used by women to express some kind of surprise or amusement, sometimes in response to a man.
The expression is generally used in a seductive and flirtatious way.
It comes from Japanese anime
The phrase originates from Japanese animated films where it is often uttered by female characters.
When manga women use the phrase, they’re usually trying to appear cute or submissive, and that’s often a way of flirting with someone.
‘Ara Ara’ is always said a certain way, with a low whisper and a soft tone.
TikTok ‘Ara Ara’ trend explored
A new trend is currently taking hold of TikTok which uses the expression “Ara Ara”.
He sees women imitating female characters in Japanese cartoons and saying the phrase “Ara Ara” in the same flirtatious way they do.
The hashtag #AraAra had a whopping 245 million views on TikTok.
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