Top 50 Popular Text & Chat Acronyms

Top 50 Popular Text & Chat Acronyms

Top 50 Popular Text & Chat AcronymsTop 50 Popular Text & Chat Acronyms

Technically, a word that is formed by combining some parts (usually the first letters) of some other terms. For example, modem is the acronym derived from modulator/demodulator. In everyday speech, the term is also used to refer to initialisms, which are combinations of letters representing a longer phrase. For example, CRT is an initialism for cathode ray tube.The difference is that an acronym is pronounced as if it were a word rather than just a series of individual letters.

 

Newsgroups, chat rooms, and e-mailhave spawned a rich set of acronyms and initialisms for common phrases. A few of the more common ones are listed below.

  1. 2moro - Tomorrow
  2. 2nite - Tonight
  3. BRB - Be Right Back
  4. BTW - By The Way -or- Bring The Wheelchair
  5. B4N - Bye For Now
  6. BCNU - Be Seeing You
  7. BFF - Best Friends Forever -or- Best Friend`s Funeral
  8. CYA - Cover Your Ass -or- See Ya
  9. DBEYR - Don`t Believe Everything You Read
  10. DILLIGAS - Do I Look Like I Give A Sh**
  11. FUD - Fear, Uncertainty, and Disinformation
  12. FWIW - For What It`s Worth -or- Forgot Where I Was
  13. GR8 - Great
  14. ILY - I Love You
  15. IMHO - In My Humble Opinion
  16. IRL - In Real Life
  17. ISO - In Search Of
  18. J/K - Just Kidding
  19. L8R - Later
  20. LMAO - Laughing My Ass Off
  21. LOL - Laughing Out Loud -or- Lots Of Love -or- Living On Lipitor
  22. LYLAS - Love You Like A Sister
  23. MHOTY - My Hat`s Off To You
  24. NIMBY - Not In My Back Yard
  25. NP - No Problem -or- Nosy Parents
  26. NUB - New person to a site or game
  27. OIC - Oh, I See
  28. OMG - Oh My God
  29. OT - Off Topic
  30. POV - Point Of View
  31. RBTL - Read Between The Lines
  32. ROTFLMAO - Rolling On The Floor Laughing My Ass Off
  33. RT - Real Time -or- ReTweet -or- Retweet
  34. THX or TX or THKS - Thanks
  35. SH - Sh** Happens
  36. SITD - Still In The Dark
  37. SOL - Sh** Out of Luck
  38. STBY - Sucks To Be You
  39. SWAK - Sealed (or Sent) With A Kiss
  40. TFH - Thread From Hell
  41. RTM or RTFM - Read The Manual -or- Read The F***ing Manual
  42. TLC - Tender Loving Care
  43. TMI - Too Much Information
  44. TTYL - Talk To You Later -or- Type To You Later
  45. TYVM - Thank You Very Much
  46. VBG - Very Big Grin
  47. WEG - Wicked Evil Grin
  48. WTF - What The F***
  49. WYWH - Wish You Were Here
  50. XOXO - Hugs and Kisses

  

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