How to Retweet and Delete a Retweet on Twitter

In this post, we will see what a retweet is, how to retweet and how to delete retweet. Let’s see all these in detail.

What is a Retweet?

A retweet is merely a repost of a Twitter user’s tweet. You can retweet a tweet of yours or others.

Also, keep in mind that you can retweet with or without comment.

Well, without further ado, let’s see how to retweet on the Twitter web version and app (Android):

How to Retweet on Twitter

Go to Twitter. Sign in if not already. Find the tweet you want to retweet.

Click on the “Retweet” icon which you can find between “Reply” and “Like” at the bottom of the tweet.

Retweet icon on Twitter

Now, you can see this popup:

Retweet button

If you want to retweet without comment, then click on the “Retweet” button and that’s all. You’ve retweeted successfully.

If you want to retweet with comment, then click on “Add a comment” box and then add your comment. Now, click on the “Retweet” button. That’s all. You’ve successfully retweeted with your comment.

How to Retweet on Twitter for Android

Open Twitter app. Find the tweet you want to retweet.

Hit the “Retweet” icon which you can find between “Reply” and “Like” at the bottom of the tweet.

Retweet icon

Now, you can see these two options – “Retweet” and “Retweet with comment.”

Retweet and Retweet with comment options

If you want to retweet without comment, then hit “Retweet,” and that’s all. You’ve retweeted successfully.

If you want to retweet with comment, then hit “Retweet with comment.” Enter your comment and then hit the “Tweet” button at the top. That’s it. You’ve successfully retweeted with your comment.

Tweet button in Twitter app

How to Delete a Retweet on Twitter

Go to Twitter. Sign in if not already.

Hit the profile picture at the top and then click on “Profile.”

Now, find the retweet which you want to remove.

Hit the “Undo retweet” icon which you can find between “Reply” and “Like” at the bottom of the retweet.

Undo retweet icon

Refresh the page.

That’s it. You can see that the retweet gets deleted successfully.

Note: The steps to delete a tweet is same as the steps to remove a retweet with comment.

How to Delete a Retweet on Twitter for Android

Open Twitter app.

Hit the profile picture at the top and then hit “Profile.”

Now, find the retweet which you want to delete.

Hit the “Undo retweet” icon which you can find between “Reply” and “Like” at the bottom of the retweet.

Undo retweet icon in Twitter app

Tap “Undo Retweet” option.

Undo Retweet option

That’s all. The retweet is deleted successfully.

Note: The steps to remove a tweet is same as the steps to delete a retweet with comment.

Also see:

How to Enable Dark Mode on Twitter

How to Find Your First Tweet on Twitter

How to Delete Twitter Search History


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