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  1. ! – I have a comment
  2. .02 – My two cents worth.
  3. ? – I have a question
  4. – the speaker chuckles
  5. – the speaker is frowning
  6. – Grin
  7. – the speaker is grinning
  8. – the one writing the message is smiling
  9. – the one writing the message is smirking
  10. – the one writing the message is winking
  11. AAMOF – As A Matter Of Fact
  12. AFAIK – As Far as I Know
  13. AFK – away from keyboard (I am gone for a few minutes)
  14. AISI – As I See It
  15. A-OLs – Administrators On-Line
  16. ASAP – As Soon As Possible
  17. ASL – age / sex / location?
  18. ATSL – Along The Same Line
  19. AWHFY – Are We Having Fun Yet?
  20. AYOR – At Your Own Risk
  21. B4N – Bye For Now
  22. BAK – Back At Keyboard
  23. BBFN – Bye Bye For Now
  24. BBIAB – Be Back in a Bit
  25. BBL – Be Back Later
  26. BF – Boy Friend
  27. BFF – Best friends, forever!
  28. BFN – Bye For Now
  29. BIF – Before I Forget
  30. BIO – going for bio break (washroom break)
  31. BION – Believe it or not
  32. BOT – Back On Topic
  33. BRB – be right back
  34. BRB – Be Right Back
  35. BTAIM – Be That As It May
  36. BTHOM – Beats The Hell Outta Me
  37. BTOBD – Be There Or Be Dead
  38. BTW – By The Way
  39. BWL – Bursting With Laughter
  40. BYKT – But You Knew That
  41. BYOB – Bring Your Own Bottle
  42. CMIIW – Correct Mve If I’m Wrong
  43. CU – See You
  44. CU2 – See You, Too
  45. CUL – See you later
  46. CUL8R – See You Later
  47. CWYL – Chat With You Later
  48. CYA – see ya (or it could also be: cover your a*s)
  49. DH – darling husband
  50. DIIK – Damned If I Know.
  51. DIKU? – Do I Know You?
  52. DILLIGAD – Do I Look Like I Give A Damn?.
  53. DIY – Do It Yourself
  54. DK – Don’t Know
  55. F2F – Face To Face
  56. FCFS – First Come, First Served
  57. FISH – First In, Still Here
  58. FITB – Fill In The Blank
  59. FMV – fair market value (for selling items online)
  60. FOAD – F*** off and die
  61. FOAF – Friend Of A Friend
  62. FS – For Sale
  63. FTASB – Faster Than A Speeding Bullet
  64. FTF – Face To Face
  65. FTL – Faster Than Light
  66. FUBAR – Fouled Up Beyond All Repair
  67. FUBB – Fouled Up Beyond Belief.
  68. FUD – Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt
  69. FURTB – Full Up Ready To Burst
  70. FWIW – For What It’s Worth
  71. FYA – For Your Amusement
  72. FYI – For Your Information
  73. G – Grin, or Giggle
  74. G2G – Got to Go
  75. GA – Go Ahead
  76. GAL – Get A Life
  77. GD&R – Grinning, Ducking and Running
  78. GF – Girl Friend.
  79. GFN – Gone For Now.
  80. GG – good game
  81. GIWIST – Gee, I Wish I’d Said That
  82. GLGH – Good Luck and Good Hunting
  83. GMTA – Great Minds Think Alike
  84. GOWI – Get On With It
  85. GTG – Got To Go
  86. GTSY – Great To See You
  87. H&K – Hugs and Kisses
  88. HAK – Hugs And Kisses
  89. IAC – In Any Case
  90. IAE – In Any Event
  91. IANAL – I Am Not A Lawyer (but) A disclaimer which is usually followed by a legal opinion
  92. IAW – In Accordance With
  93. IBTD – I Beg To Differ
  94. IBTL – in before the lock (for when you post a message prior to the administrator locking the heated discussion thread)
  95. IC – I See
  96. IDK – I Don’t Know
  97. IIRC – If I Recall Correctly…
  98. IIWM – If It Were Me
  99. IJWTK – I Just Want To Know
  100. IJWTS – I Just Want To Say
  101. IKWUM – I Know What You Mean
  102. IMA – I Might Add
  103. IME – In My Experience
  104. IMHO – In My Humble Opinion
  105. IMNSHO – In My Not So Humble Opinion
  106. IMO – In My Opinion
  107. IMPOV – In My Point Of View
  108. INPO – In No Particular Order
  109. IOW – In Other Words
  110. IRL – In Real Life
  111. ISS – I’m So Sure
  112. ISSYGTI – I’m So Sure You Get The Idea!
  113. ISWYM – I See What You Mean
  114. ITFA – In The Final Analysis
  115. ITSFWI – If The Shoe Fits, Wear It!
  116. IYSWIM – If You See What I Mean
  117. JAM – Just A Minute
  118. JAS – Just A Second
  119. JFI – Just For Information
  120. lol brb :-) @JIC – Just In Case
  121. JK – Just Kidding
  122. JMHO – Just My Humble Opinion
  123. JMO – Just My Opinion
  124. JTLYK – Just To Let You Know
  125. k – Okay
  126. KISS – Keep It Simple, Stupid
  127. KIT – Keep In Touch
  128. KK – OK (commonly used by online gamers to acknowledge that a message has been received)
  129. KMA – Kiss My A**
  130. KWIM – Know What I Mean?
  131. KYFC – Keep Your Fingers Crossed
  132. L – Laugh
  133. L8R – Later
  134. LABATYD or LAB&TYD – Life’s A B**ch And Then You Die
  135. LJBF – Let’s Just Be Friends
  136. LLTA – Lots and Lots of Thunderous Applause
  137. LMAO – Laughing My A** Off
  138. LMHO – Laughing My Head Off
  139. LOL – Laughing Out Loud
  140. LSHMBH – Laughing So Hard My Belly Hurts.
  141. LTHTT – Laughing Too Hard To Type
  142. LTNS – Long Time No See
  143. LTNT – Long Time, No Type
  144. LTS – Laughing to Self
  145. LY – Love You
  146. MEGO – My Eyes Glaze Over
  147. MLA – Multiple Letter Acronym
  148. MOF – Matter Of Fact
  149. MOSS – Member Of Same Sex
  150. MOTAS – Member Of The Appropriate Sex
  151. MOTD – Message of the day
  152. MOTOS – Member Of The Opposite Sex
  153. MOTSS – Member Of The Same Sex
  154. MT – mistell (commonly used by online gamers to say that they made a mistake and mistyped their last message)
  155. MTFBWY – May The Force Be With You
  156. MYOB – Mind Your Own Business
  157. NAVY – Never Again Voluneer Yourself.
  158. NBD – No Big Deal
  159. NFW – No Friggin’ Way!
  160. NHOH – Never Heard Of Him/Her
  161. NOYB – None Of Your Business
  162. NP – no problem/you’re welcome
  163. NQA – No Questions Asked
  164. NSFW – Not Safe for Workplace viewing (warning that there is sexual or repulsive content)
  165. NTIM – Not That It Matters
  166. NTW – Not To Worry
  167. NTYMI – Now That You Mention It
  168. NVM – Never Mind
  169. NWOT – new without tags (for selling items online)
  170. NWT – New With Tags (for selling items online)
  171. OATUS – On A Totally Unrelated Subject
  172. OAUS – On An Unrelated Subject
  173. OB – Obligatory
  174. OBO – Or Best Offer
  175. OBTW – Oh, By The Way
  176. OIC – Oh, I See
  177. OMG – Oh My God
  178. ONNA – Oh No, Not Again
  179. ONNTA – Oh No, Not This Again
  180. OO – Over and Out (end of communication)
  181. OOAK – one of a kind (for selling items online)
  182. OOTC – Obligatory On-Topic Comment
  183. OP – The Original Poster (who started this
  184. OTF – On the Floor (laughing)
  185. OTFL – On the Floor Laughing
  186. OTL – Out To Lunch
  187. OTOH – On The Other Hand
  188. OTOOH – On The Other Other Hand
  189. OTT – Over The Top
  190. OTTH – On The Third Hand
  191. OTTOMH – Off The Top Of My Head
  192. PABG – Packing a Big Gun
  193. PCMCIA – People Can’t Memorize Computer Industry Acronyms
  194. PD – Public Domain
  195. PDS Please Don’t Shout.
  196. PITA Pain In The A**
  197. PLZ – please
  198. PMBI – Pardon My Butting In
  199. PMF – Pardon My French or Pure Freaking Magic.
  200. PMFBI – Pardon Me For Butting In
  201. PMFJI – Pardon Me For Jumping In
  202. PMIGBOM – Put Mind In Gear, Before Opening Mouth
  203. PMJI – Pardon My Jumping In
  204. PMSL – P*ssing myself laughing (a common UK expression)
  205. PNCAH – Please, No Cursing Allowed Here
  206. POSSLQ – Person of Opposite Sex, Sharing Living Quarters
  207. PPL – People
  208. PTMM – Please Tell Me More
  209. QFT – quoted for truth (a compliment to another person on the forum)
  210. R U THERE? – Are you there?
  211. RAEBNC – Read And Enjoyed, But No Comment
  212. re – Hello again or In Regard To
  213. RHIP – Rank Has Its Privileges
  214. RL – real life
  215. RLCO – Real Life Conference
  216. ROFL – Rolling On Floor Laughing
  217. ROFLAS – Rolling On Floor Laughing And Screaming
  218. ROFLMAO – rolling on floor laughing my a*s off
  219. ROTF – Rolling On The Floor
  220. ROTFL – Rolling On The Floor Laughing
  221. ROTFLMAOTID – Rolling On The Floor Laughing My A** Off Till I Die
  222. ROTFLOL – Rolling On The Floor Laughing Out Loud
  223. ROTFLOLAPMP – Rolling On The Floor Laughing Out Loud And Peeing My Pants
  224. ROTFLTIC – Rolling On The Floor Laughing Till I Cry
  225. RRQ – Return Receipt Request
  226. RSN – Real Soon Now
  227. RSVP – Respondez S’il Vous Plait – please reply
  228. RTBM – Read The Bloody Manual
  229. RTFAQ – Read The Frequently Asked Questions
  230. RTFF – Read The Freaking FAQ
  231. RTFM – read the f***ing manual (to show frustration at someone’s ignorance of basic knowledge)
  232. RTM – Read The Manual
  233. RTWFQ – Read The Whole Friggin’ Question
  234. RYFM – Read Your Friendly Manual
  235. RYS – Read Your Screen
  236. S – Smile
  237. SAPFU – Surpassing All Previous Foul Ups
  238. SCNR – Sorry, Could Not Resist
  239. SEC – Wait a second
  240. SFLA – Stupid Four Letter Acronym
  241. SICS – Sitting In Chair Snickering
  242. SLM – See Last Mail
  243. SMOP – Small Matter of Programming
  244. SNAFU – Situation Normal: All Fouled Up
  245. SO – Significant Other
  246. SOL – SH** Out Of Luck
  247. SOS – Same Old Stuff or Help!
  248. SOW – Speaking Of Which
  249. SWIM – See What I Mean?
  250. TAFN – That’s All For Now
  251. TANJ – There Ain’t No Justice
  252. TANSTAAFL – There Ain’t No Such Thing As A Free Lunch
  253. TARFU- Things Are Really Fouled Up
  254. TBYB – Try Before You Buy
  255. TDM – Too Darn Many
  256. TFS – Three Finger Salute (Ctl-Alt-Del).
  257. TFTHAOT – Thanks For The Help Ahead Of Time
  258. THX – thanks
  259. TIA – Thanks In Advance
  260. TIC – Tongue In Cheek
  261. TINWIS – That Is Not What I Said
  262. TNSTAAFL – There’s No Such Thing As A Free Lunch
  263. TNTL – Trying Not To Laugh
  264. TNX – Thanks
  265. TNXE6 – Thanks A Million
  266. TOBAL – There Oughta Be A Law.
  267. TOBG – This Oughta Be Good.
  268. TOY – Thinking Of You.
  269. TPTB – The Powers That Be
  270. TRDMC – Tears Running Down My Cheeks.
  271. TSR – Totally Stupid Rules.
  272. TTBOMK – To The Best Of My Knowledge
  273. TTFN – Ta Ta For Now
  274. TTYL – talk to you later
  275. TTYT – Talk To You Tomorrow.
  276. TX – thanks
  277. TY – thank you
  278. TYCLO – Turn Your CAPS LOCK Off
  279. TYVM – Thank You Very Much
  280. UOK – Are You OK?
  281. W/E – whatever
  282. WAEF – When All Else Fails
  283. WB – Welcome Back
  284. WDYMBT – What Do You Mean By That?.
  285. WDYT – What Do You Think?
  286. WE – Whatever
  287. WIBAMU Well, I’ll Be A Monkey’s Uncle
  288. WIBNI – Wouldn’t It Be Nice If
  289. WMMOWS – Wash My Mouth Out With Soap
  290. WNOHGB – Where No One Has Gone Before
  291. WOA – Work Of Art
  292. WOTAM – Waste Of Time And Money
  293. WRT – With Regard To, or With Respect To
  294. WT – Without Thinking
  295. WTB – Want To Buy
  296. WTF – What The F***?
  297. WTG – Way To Go!
  298. WTGP – Want To Go Private?
  299. WTH – What the hell?
  300. WTTM – Without Thinking Too Much.
  301. WYGISWYPF – What You Get Is What You Pay For
  302. XOXOXO – Kisses and hugs
  303. YABA – Yet Another Bloody Acronym
  304. YAOTM – Yet Another Off-Topic Message
  305. YAUN – Yet Another Unix Nerd
  306. YGLT – You’re Gonna Love This
  307. YGTI – You Get The Idea?
  308. YGWYPF – You Get What You Pay For
  309. YIU – Yes, I Understand
  310. YIWGP – Yes, I Will Go Private
  311. YKYARW – You Know You’re A Redneck When
  312. YMMV – Your Mileage May Vary (or your experience could be different)