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Mappleton commented on the word ELI5
Shorthand for 'Explain Like I'm 5'
Used when you want someone to explain something in the simplest way possible.
Explaining in friendly, simplified and layman-accessible explanations.
Not responses aimed at literal five year olds.
"Hey, Can you ELI5 the Bermuda Triangle."
Originated on Reddit
December 29, 2015
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