TMI

abbreviation

Definition of TMI

  1. too much information Avoid offering up TMI. Find out what prompted your kid's query and what she thinks you'll say. Then answer only the question asked. — Jeannette Moninger, Family Circle, November 2012 —used especially to suggest that someone has revealed personal information that would better be kept private Some of her [Twitter] followers deemed the disclosures inappropriate and chimed in with judgmental, sarcastic responses such as “TMI” and “Yikes.” — Anna Holmes, The Washington Post, 21 Oct. 2011 In a major TMI moment (but hilarious, at that), Shep tells Andy that he just hopes for the best since he believes women use birth control. — Elizabeth Wagmeister, Hollywood Life, 28 Apr. 2014

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