On the Twitter
Web site, the @reply
means a Twitter update (tweet
) that is directed to another user in reply to one of their updates. A @reply will be saved in the user's replies tab. Replies are sent either by clicking the 'reply' icon next to an update or typing @ username message (e.g., @user I saw that movie too!).
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