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    Teen Chat Room Acronyms

    Internet Chat Room Acronyms and Slang Words:
    Online Slang: The 'Code' many kids live by 

    Kids and teens love to chat in their own secret language on their computers. Online, they enter chat rooms, send email, texting, Twittering and instant messages using a series of acronyms, initials, letters, and secret words on the Internet. Internet slang has become widely used. These acronyms and their secret meanings are listed below so that you can interpret the words and what they mean.

    The following is a list of email, instant message and chatroom acronyms (slang) and word abbreviations commonly used online - and their meanings:

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    **// wink wink, nudge nudge
    ,!!!! talk to the hand
    10Q thank you
    143 I love you
    1432 I love you too
    2G2BT too good to be true
    303 mom
    404 don't have a clue
    420 Marijuana
    459 I love you
    4COL for crying out loud
    4EAE for ever and ever
    88 hugs and kisses
    <3 a heart
    ABFL a big fat lady
    ABT about
    ADDY (ADDYS - plural) Address
    ADN any day now
    AFAIC as far as I'm concerned
    AFAICT as far as I can tell
    AFAICS as far as I can see
    AFAIK as far as I know
    AFAYC as far as you're concerned
    AFK away from keyboard
    AISI as I see it
    AIUI as I understand it
    AKA also known as
    AML all my love
    ANFSCD and now for something completely different
    AOHe** Derogatory term for America Online (AOL)
    ASAP as soon as possible
    ASL assistant section leader
    ASL age, sex, location
    ASLP age, sex, location, picture
    A/S/L/P age/sex/location/picture
    ASOP assistant system operator
    ATM at this moment
    AWA as well as
    AWHFY are we having fun yet?
    AWGTHTGTTA are we going to have to go trough this again?
    AWOL absent without leave
    AWOL away without leave
    AYOR at your own risk
    AYPI? and your point is?
    B4 before
    B4N bye for now
    BABY being annoyed by you
    banana part of male anatomy
    BBL be back later
    B&E breaking and entering
    BGF best girlfriend
    B4N bye for now
    BAC back at computer
    BAG busting a gut
    BAK back at the keyboard
    BBIAB be back in a bit
    BBL be back later
    BBLBNTSBO... be back later but not to soon because of...
    BBR burnt beyond repair
    BBS be back soon
    BBS bulletin board system
    BC be cool
    B/C because
    BCnU be seeing you
    BEG big evil grin
    BF boyfriend
    B/F boyfriend
    BFN bye for now
    BG big grin
    BIH Burn In Hell
    BION believe it or not
    BIOYIOB blow it out your I/O port
    BITMT but in the meantime
    BM bite me
    BMB bite my bum
    BMTIPG brilliant minds think in parallel gutters
    BKA better known as
    BL belly laughing
    BOB back off bastard
    BOL be on later
    BOM bitch of mine
    BOT back on topic
    BRB be right back
    BRBB be right back *****
    BRBS be right back soon
    BRH be right here
    BRO be right over
    BRS big red switch
    BS big smile
    BS bull ****
    BSF but seriously folks
    BST but seriously though
    BTA but then again
    BTAIM be that as it may
    BTDT been there done that
    BTOBD be there or be dead
    BTOBS be there or be square
    BTSOOM beats the **** out of me
    BTW by the way
    BUDWEISER because you deserve what every individual should ever receive
    BWQ buzz word quotient
    BWTHDIK but what the heck do I know
    BST but seriously though
    BYAM between you and me
    BYOB bring your own bottle
    BYOH Bat You Onna Head
    B& Banned
    C&G chuckle and grin
    CAD ctrl-alt-delete
    CADET can't add, doesn't even try
    CDIWY couldn't do it without you
    CD9 code 9 - parents are around
    CFV call for votes
    CFS care for secret?
    CFY calling for you
    CID crying in disgrace
    CLM career limiting move
    CM@TW catch me at the web
    CMIIW correct me if I'm wrong
    CNP continue in next post
    CO conference
    CRAFT can't remember a ******* thing
    CRS can't remember ****
    CSG chuckle snicker grin
    CTS changing the subject
    CU see you
    CU2 see you too
    CUL see you later
    CUL8R see you later
    CWOT complete waste of time
    CWYL chat with you later
    CYA see ya
    CYA cover your ***
    CYAL8R see ya later
    CYO see you online
    DBA doing business as
    DCed disconnected
    DFLA disenhanced four-letter acronym
    DH darling husband
    DIIK darn if i know
    DGA digital guardian angel
    DGARA don't give a rats ***
    DIKU do I know you?
    DIRTFT do it right the first time
    DITYID did I tell you I'm distressed
    DIY do it yourself
    DL download
    DL dead link
    DLTBBB don't let the bed bugs bite
    DMMGH don't make me get hostile
    DQMOT don't quote me on this
    DND do not disturb
    DTC darn this computer
    DTRT do the right thing
    DUCT did you see that?
    DWAI don't worry about it
    DWIM do what I mean
    DWIMC do what I mean, correctly
    DWISNWID do what I say, not what I do
    DYJHIW don't you just hate it when...
    DYK do you know
    EAK eating at keyboard
    EIE enough is enough
    EG evil grin
    EMFBI excuse me for butting in
    EMFJI excuse me for jumping in
    EMSG email message
    EOD end of discussion
    EOF end of file
    EOL end of lecture
    EOM end of message
    EOS end of story
    EOT end of thread
    ETLA extended three letter acronym
    EYC excitable, yet calm
    F female
    F/F face to face
    F2F face to face
    F2P free to play
    FAQ frequently asked questions
    FAWC for anyone who cares
    FBOW for better or worse
    FBTW fine, be that way
    FCFS first come, first served
    FCOL for crying out loud
    FIFO first in, first out
    FISH first in, still here
    FLA four-letter acronym
    FOAD **** off and die
    FOAF friend of a friend
    FOB **** off *****
    FOC free of charge
    FOCL falling of chair laughing
    FOFL falling on the floor laughing
    FOS freedom of speech
    FOTCL falling of the chair laughing
    FTF face to face
    FTTT from time to time
    FU ****** up
    FUBAR ****** up beyond all recognition
    FUDFUCT fear, uncertainty and doubt
    FUCT failed under continuous testing
    FURTB full up ready to burst (about hard disk drives)
    FW freeware
    FWIW for what it's worth
    FYA for your amusement
    FYEO for your eyes only
    FYE for your entertainment
    FYEO for your eyes only
    FYI for your information
    G grin
    G2B going to bed
    G&BIT grin & bear it
    G2G got to go
    G2GGS2D got to go get something to drink
    G2GTAC got to go take a crap
    G2GTAP got to go take a pee
    GA go ahead
    GA good afternoon
    GAFIA get away from it all
    GAL get a life
    GAS greetings and salutations
    GBH great big hug
    GBH&K great big huh and kisses
    GBR garbled beyond recovery
    GBY god bless you
    GD&H grinning, ducking and hiding
    GD&R grinning, ducking and running
    GD&RAFAP grinning, ducking and running as fast as possible
    GD&REF&F grinning, ducking and running even further and faster
    GD&RF grinning, ducking and running fast
    GD&RVF grinning, ducking and running very
    GD&W grin, duck and wave
    GDW grin, duck and wave
    GE good evening
    GF girlfriend
    GFETE grinning from ear to ear
    GFN gone for now
    GFU good for you
    GG good game
    GGU2 good game you too
    GIGO garbage in garbage out
    GJ good job
    GL good luck
    GL&GH good luck and good hunting
    GM good morning / good move / good match
    GMAB give me a break
    GMAO giggling my *** off
    GMBO giggling my butt off
    GNBLFY got nothing but love for you
    GMTA great minds think alike
    GN (GN8) good night
    GNOC get naked on cam (webcam)
    GOK god only knows
    GOWI get on with it
    GPF general protection fault
    GR8 great
    GR&D grinning, running and ducking
    GtG got to go
    GTSY glad to see you
    H hug
    H8 Hate (H1 - H9 indicating levels of hate)
    H/O hold on
    H&K hug and kiss
    HAK hug and kiss
    HAGD have a good day
    HAGN have a good night
    HAGS have a good summer
    HAG1 have a good one
    HAHA having a heart attack
    HAND have a nice day
    HB hug back
    HB hurry back
    HDYWTDT how do you work this darn thing
    HF have fun
    HH holding hands
    HHIS hanging head in shame
    HHJK ha ha, just kidding
    HHOJ ha ha, only joking
    HHOK ha ha, only kidding
    HHOS ha ha, only seriously
    HIH hope it helps
    HILIACACLO help I lapsed into a coma and can't log off
    HIWTH hate it when that happens
    HLM he loves me
    HMS home made smiley
    HMS hanging myself
    HMT here's my try
    HMWK homework
    HOAS hold on a second
    HSIK how should i know
    HSWM have sx with me
    HT heard through (gen. used to mean hear in real life, not over Twitter)
    HTH hope this helps
    HTHBE hope this has been enlightening
    HYLMS hate you like my sister
    IAAA I am an accountant
    IAAL I am a lawyer
    IAC in any case
    IC I see
    IAE in any event
    IAG it's all good
    IAG I am gay
    IAIM in an Irish minute
    IANAA I am not an accountant
    IANAL I am not a lawyer
    IBN I'm buck naked
    ICOCBW I could of course be wrong
    IDC I don't care
    IDGI I don't get it
    IDGARA I don't give a rat's ***
    IDGW in a good way
    IDI I doubt it
    IDK I don't know
    IDTT I'll drink to that
    IFVB I feel very bad
    IGP I gotta pee
    IGTP I get the point
    IHTFP I hate this ******* place
    IHTFP I have truly found paradise
    IHU I hate you
    IHY I hate you
    II I'm impressed
    IIT I'm impressed too
    IIR if I recall
    IIRC if I recall correctly
    IJWTK I just want to know
    IJWTS I just want to say
    IK I know
    IKWUM I know what you mean
    ILBCNU I'll be seeing you
    ILU I love you
    ILY I love you
    ILYFAE I love you forever and ever
    IMAO in my arrogant opinion
    IMFAO in my ******* arrogant opinion
    IMBO in my bloody opinion
    IMCO in my considered opinion
    IME in my experience
    IMHO in my humble opinion
    IMNSHO in my, not so humble opinion
    IMO in my opinion
    IMOBO in my own biased opinion
    IMPOV in my point of view
    IMP I might be pregnant
    INAL I'm not a lawyer
    INPO in no particular order
    IOIT I'm on Irish Time
    IOW in other words
    IRL in real life
    IRMFI I reply merely for information
    IRSTBO it really sucks the big one
    IS I'm sorry
    ISTM it seems to me
    ISTR I seem to recall
    ISWYM I see what you mean
    ITFA in the final analysis
    ITRO in the reality of
    ITRW in the real world
    ITSFWI if the shoe fits, wear it
    IVL in virtual live
    IWALY I will always love you
    IWBNI it would be nice if
    IYKWIM if you know what I mean
    IYSWIM if you see what I mean
    JAM just a minute
    JAS just a second
    JASE just another system error
    JAWS just another windows shell
    JIC just in case
    JJWY just joking with you
    JK just kidding
    J/K just kidding
    JMHO just my humble opinion
    JMO just my opinion
    JP just playing
    J/P just playing
    JTLYK just to let you know
    JW just wondering
    K OK
    K kiss
    KHYF know how you feel
    KB kiss back
    KISS keep it simple sister
    KIS(S) keep it simple (stupid)
    KISS keeping it sweetly simple
    KIT keep in touch
    KMA kiss my ass
    KMB kiss my butt
    KMSMA kiss my shiny metal ass
    KOTC kiss on the cheek
    KOTL kiss on the lips
    KPC keeping parents clueless
    KUTGW keep up the good work
    KWIM know what I mean?
    L laugh
    L33t elite
    L8R later
    L8R G8R later gator
    LAB life's a *****
    LAM leave a message
    LBR little boys room
    LD long distance
    LG lovely greetings
    LGBNAF let's get butt nkd and f---
    LGR little girls room
    LHM Lord help me
    LHU Lord help us
    LL&P live long & prosper
    LNK love and kisses
    LMA leave me alone
    LMABO laughing my *** back on
    LMAO laughing my *** off
    LYLAS love you like a sister
    MBO laughing my butt off
    LMHO laughing my head off
    LMIRL let's meet in real life
    LMFAO laughing my fat *** off
    LMK let me know
    LOL laughing out loud
    LOL lots of love
    LOL lots of luck
    LOLA laughing out loud again
    LOML light of my life (or love of my life)
    LOMLILY light of my life, I love you
    LOOL laughing out outrageously loud
    LSHIPMP laughing so hard I peed my pants
    LSHMBB laughing so hard my belly is bouncing
    LSHMBH laughing so hard my belly hurts
    LTNS long time no see
    LTR long term relationship
    LTS laughing to self
    LULAS love you like a sister
    LUWAMH love you with all my heart
    LY love ya
    LYK let you know
    LYL love ya lots
    LYLAB love ya like a brother
    LYLAS love ya like a sister
    M male
    MB maybe
    MILF mother I'd like to ****
    MYOB mind your own business
    MWBRL More Will Be Revealed Later
    M8 mate
    N in
    N2M not too much
    N/C not cool
    NALOPKT not a lot of people know that
    NE1 anyone
    NETUA nobody ever tells us anything
    NFI no ******* idea
    N1 nice one
    NIFOC Nude In Front Of Computer
    NL not likely
    NM never mind / nothing much
    N/M never mind / nothing much
    NMH not much here
    NMJC nothing much, just chillin'
    NOM no offense meant
    NOTTOMH not of the top of my mind
    NOYB none of your business
    NOYFB none of your ******* business
    NP no problem
    NTA non-technical acronym
    N/S no ****
    NVM nevermind
    OBTW oh, by the way
    OIC oh, I see
    OF on fire
    OFIS on floor with stitches
    OH overheard
    OK abbreviation of oll korrect (all correct)
    OL old lady (wife, girlfriend)
    OLL on-line love
    OM old man (husband, boyfriend)
    OMG oh my god / gosh / goodness
    OOC out of character
    OT Off topic / other topic
    OTOH on the other hand
    OTP on the phone
    OTTOMH off the top of my head
    PAW parents are watching
    PDS please don't shoot
    PDOMA pulled directly out of my ***
    PEBCAK problem exists between chair and keyboard
    PLZ please
    PM private message
    PMJI pardon my jumping in (Another way for PMFJI)
    PMFJI pardon me for jumping in
    PMP peed my pants
    POAHF put on a happy face
    POOF I have left the chat
    pornado large amount of pornographic content
    POTB pats on the back
    POS parents over shoulder
    POTS parents over the shoulder - (My parents are watching, I can't really talk)
    PPL people
    PS post script
    PSA public show of affection
    P911 parent emergency
    Q4U question for you
    QSL reply
    QSO conversation
    QT cutie
    RAT remote(ly) activated Trojan
    RCed reconnected
    RE hi again (same as re's)
    RIHAD rot in h--- and die
    ROFL rolling on floor laughing
    ROFLAPMP rolling on floor laughing and peed my pants
    ROFLMAO rolling on floor laughing my *** off
    ROFLOLAY rolling on floor laughing out loud at you
    ROFLOLTSDMC rolling on floor laughing out loud tears streaming down my cheeks
    ROFLOLWTIME rolling on floor laughing out loud with tears in my eyes
    ROFLOLUTS rolling on floor laughing out loud unable to speak
    ROTFL rolling on the floor laughing
    RT ReTweet (Repeat or forwardingfor Twitters instead of emails)
    RM remake
    RTF read the FAQ
    RTM read the manual
    RTSM read the stupid manual
    RUMOF are you male or female
    RUTTM are you talking to me
    RUUP4IT are you up for it?
    RVD really very dumb
    S2R send to receive
    SAMAGAL stop annoying me and get a live
    SCNR sorry, could not resist
    SETE smiling ear to ear
    SGTM Silently giggling to myself
    SH so hot
    SH same here
    SHICPMP so happy I could pee my pants
    SHID slaps head in disgust
    SHMILY see how much I love you
    SIF as if
    SNAFU situation normal, all ****** up
    SO significant other
    SOHF sense of humor failure
    SOMY sick of me yet?
    SPAM stupid persons' advertisement
    SRY sorry
    SSDD same **** different day
    STBY sucks to be you
    STFU shut the **** up
    STW search the web
    sugarpic Suggestive or erotic picture of self
    SWAK sealed with a kiss
    SWALK sweet, with all love, kisses
    SWL screaming with laughter
    SIM sh*t, it's Monday
    SITWB sorry, in the wrong box
    S/U shut up
    SYS see you soon
    SYSOP system operator
    TA thanks again
    TAW teachers are watching
    TCO taken care of
    TGIF thank god its Friday
    THTH to hot to handle
    THX thanks
    TIA thanks in advance
    TIIC the idiots in charge
    TJM that's just me
    TLA three-letter acronym
    TMA take my advice
    TMI to much information
    TMS to much showing
    TNSTAAFL there's no such thing as a free lunch
    TNX thanks
    TOH to other half
    TOY thinking of you
    TPTB the powers that be
    TSDMC tears streaming down my cheeks
    TT2T to tired to talk
    TTFN ta ta for now
    TTT thought that, too
    TTYIAM talk to you in a minute
    TTYL talk to you later
    TTYLMF talk to you later my friend
    TTYS talk to you soon
    TU thank you
    TWMA till we meet again
    TX thanx
    TY thank you
    TYVM thank you very much
    U2 you too
    UAPITA you're a pain in the ***
    U IZ A you is a hoe
    UMFRIEND 'intimate' partner
    UR your
    UW you're welcome
    URAQT! you are a cutie!
    VBG very big grin
    VBS very big smile
    W8 wait
    W8AM wait a minute
    WAY what about you
    WAY who are you
    WB welcome back
    WBS write back soon
    WDHLM why doesn't he love me
    WDYWTTA What Do You Want To Talk About
    WE whatever
    W/E whatever
    WFM works for me
    WNDITWB we never did it this way before
    WP wrong person
    WRT with respect to
    WTF what/who the ****?
    WTG way to go
    WTGP want to go private?
    WTH what/who the heck?
    WTMI way to much information
    WU what's up?
    WU@ what/where you at
    WUD what's up dog?
    WUF where are you from?
    WUU2 what you up to
    WUWT whats up with that
    WYCM? will you call me?
    WYMM will you marry me?
    WYRN What’s Your Real Name?
    WYSIWYG what you see is what you get
    XTLA extended three letter acronym
    Y why?
    Y2K you're too kind
    YATB you are the best
    YBS you'll be sorry
    YG young gentleman
    YHBBYBD you'd have better bet your bottom dollar
    YKYWTKM you know you want to kiss me
    YL young lady
    YL you 'll live
    YM you mean
    YM young man
    YMMD you've made my day
    YMMV your mileage may vary
    YVM you're very welcom
    YW you're welcome
    YWIA you're welcome in advance
    YWTHM you want to hug me
    YWTLM you want to love me
    YWTKM you want to kiss me
    YOYO you're on your own
    YY4U two wise for you
    ZZZ sleeping, bored, tired
    ? huh?
    ?4U question for you
    >U screw you!
    /myB kick my butt
    143 I Love You
    2U2 to you too
    2MFM to much for me
    420 4life marijuana
    4AYN for all you know
    4ever or 4eva for ever
    4COL for crying out loud
    4SALE for sale
    4U for you
    53x sex
    =w= whatever
    *G* giggle or grin
    *H* hug
    *K* kiss
    *S* smile
    *T* tickle
    *W* wink

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