Meaning Répondez s'il vous plaît
Type Acronym
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Usage General (not just online)

RSVP is short for a French phrase that means "Please respond." It is often added to the end of letters or e-mails that require a response, such an invitation.

Example "The event will be held on May 31st. RSVP by May 20."
Updated April 28, 2010