Friday, June 19, 2009

How To Get Known Of Internet Slang Phrases !!

How To Get Known Of Internet Slang Phrases !!

Warning!:Some words may be offensive


1337 (written in ASCII) - From the word Leet, derived from the word elite 
2 - too, or to 
4 - For 

AFAICR/S/T - As far as I can recall / remember / see / tel 
AFAIK - As far as I know 
AFK - Away from keyboard 
ANFSCD - And Now For Something Completely Different. Used to change the subject of conversation. 
ASAP - As soon as possible 
ASL - Age / sex / location 
ATEOTD - At The End of the Day 
ATM - At the moment 
AWOL - Absent Without (Official) Leave 
AYBABTU (also abbreviated as AYB) - All your base are belong to us (from the video game Zero Wing) 

B2B - Business to Business 
B& and/or B7- Banned 
BBIAB - Be back in a bit 
BBL/S - Be back later / shortly / soon 
BCNU - Be seein' you 
Blog - Also known as web log or an online journal 
BOFH - ~censored~ operator from hell 
Bot - Any type of automated software in chatrooms and web-cataloging software 
BRB - Be right back 
BSOD - Blue Screen of Death 
BTDT - Been there done that 
BTW - By the way 
Bump - Increment (For example, C's ++ operator.)or a backronym for "Bring Up My Post" 

Crawl - To retrieve a web page along with the hyperlinks that reference it 
Crapplet - A poorly written computer application 
CU - See you (later) 
CYA - See ya OR Cover Your Ass 
Cyber (prefix) - A term used to connect the subsequent word loosely to the world of computers or the Internet or sex over a computer 
Cyberspace - Virtual reality, the Internet, the World Wide Web, and other kinds of computer systems. Science fiction author William Gibson popularized the term in his novel Neuromancer. Gibson used the word to describe a virtual world of computer networks that his cyberpunk heroes 'jacked into' 

DFTT - Don't feed the trolls 
DGAF - Don't Give A ~censored~ 
DIAF - Die in a fire 
DILLIGAF/D/S - Does it look like I give a flip / ~censored~ / damn / shit 
DND - Do not disturb 
DOA - Dead on arrival. Refers to hardware that is broken on delivery. 

EOF - End Of File 
EOM - End of Message 
EOL - End of Life. Device or hardware that is at the end of its product life cycle. 
EQ - EverQuest 
ETA - Estimated time of arrival 

FAQ - Frequently Asked Question(s) 
FFS - For ~censored~'s sake 
Flamer - Someone who makes inflammatory, abusive or directly offensive comments. Similar to, but not quite the same as an Internet troll[3] 
FMCDH - From My Cold Dead Hands 
FOAD - ~censored~ off and die 
FOAF - Friend of a friend 
FTL - For the loss 
FTW - For the win 
FU - ~censored~ you 
FUBAR - ~censored~ up beyond all recognition / repair (from military slang; pronounced "foo-bar") 
FUD - Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt (the purposeful spread of misinformation) 
FWIW - For what it's worth 
FYI - For your information 

GBTW - Get back to work 
GF - Great/good fight/girlfriend 
GFU - Good for you 
GFY - Go ~censored~ yourself 
GG - Good game, used at or near the conclusion of a gaming match 
GJ - Good job, often used in online gaming when a teammate performs an act benefitting his team, such as killing an opponent or enabling that kill 
GMTA - Great minds think alike 
Godwin's Law - Dictates that the longer a thread, the more likely someone will post a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler 
Gratz - Congratulations 
GTFO - Get the ~censored~ out 
GTG or G2G - 'Got to go' or 'Good to go' 
GR -Good Race 
GR8 - Great 


HAND - Have A Nice Day 
Handle - Name used in online chat, (AKA nick(name), alias, screen/user name) 
HF - Have fun 
Haxor or H4x0r (1337) - Hacker 
Hit - A request made to the web server, (noun) the results of an internet search, (verb) loading a Web page. Hits are not equivalent to visitors of a webpage. 
Home page - The website's introduction page, starting point, and guide. The technical term is "index" 
Hot list - A collection of publicly available URLs (World Wide Web site addresses), sometimes available as text files. 
HTH - Hope this / that helps 
H8 - Hate 


IANAL - I am not a lawyer 
IBTL - In before the lock 
IDC - I don't care 
IDK - I don't know 
IIRC - If I recall / remember correctly 
IIUC - If I understand correctly 
IMO/IMHO/IMNSHO/IMAO - In my (humble / honest / not so humble / arrogant) opinion 
Information superhighway - The Internet (AKA: I-way, infobahn) 
IONO - I don't know 
IOW - In other words 
IRC - Internet Relay Chat 
IRL - In real life 
ITYM - I Think You Mean 
IWSN - I want sex now 
IYKWIM - If you know what I mean 


Jaggy - Aliased computer graphics 
JK or j/k - Just kidding, or joke 
JFGI - Just ~censored~/Freaking Google It 

k or kk - OK 
KISS - Keep it simple stupid. 
KS(ing) - Kill-Steal(ing) 
KOS - Kill on sight 
KTHX - OK, thanks 
KTHXBAI or KTHXBYE - OK, thanks, goodbye, used either to cut short a conversation or to express displeasure with being cut short 


L2P - Learn to play; an admonishment to MMORPG players who are incompetent and/or whine 
L8R - Later, L8R also sometimes abbreviated as L8ER is commonly used in chat rooms and other text based communications as a way of saying good bye. 
Lag - Slang term for slow Internet speeds or high Internet latency; Lag is sometimes due to a server problem, but more frequently due to the connection between client and server. A slow or intermittent connection may often be referred to as laggy 
Lamer - A know-nothing, one who is lame. 
Leet - Often spelled as l33t or 1337 in ASCII form. It originally meant elite 
LFG - Looking for group 
LFM - Looking for more 
LM(F)AO - Laughing my (frigging) ass off 
LMIRL - Let's meet in real life. 
LMK - Let me know 
LOL - Laughing out loud, laugh out loud 
LTNS - Long time no see 
Lurker - Someone who frequents a Usenet group without participating in discussions 

MMORPG, MMO - Massive Multi-player Online Role Playing Game 
MMOFPS - Massive Multi-player Online First Person Shooter 
MOTD - Message of the day 
MS - MapleStory, an MMORPG 
MTFBWY - May The Force be with you 
MUD - Multi-User Dungeon 
MUSH - Multi-User Shared Hallucination 
MYOB - Mind your own business 
M8 - Mate 

NE1 - "Anyone" 
NFI - "No ~censored~ Idea" 
Newbie, noob, or n00b - An inexperienced user of a system or game,or an annoying person. 
NIFOC - Naked In Front Of Computer 
NM - (Sometimes written N/M) Not much, Never mind or no message, used on message boards or in e-mails to indicate that everything is already said in the subject line. 
NP - No problem 
NSFW - Not safe for work. Warning about content that may get the viewer in trouble with his employer or co-workers. 
NVM, NVMD, or nm - Nevermind, not much 

O RLY - Oh really? 
OIC - Oh, I see 
OFN - Old ~censored~ news 
OMG - Oh my god 
OMFG - Oh my ~censored~ god 
OMW - On my way or Oh my word 
OP - Original poster / Operator / Outpost 
OS - Operating system 
OT - Off topic 
OTOH - On the other hand 
OTP - On the phone or One true pairing 

P2P - Peer to peer, or pay to play 
PAW - Parents are watching 
PEBKAC/PEBCAK - Problem exists between keyboard and chair 
Ping - From the popular network monitoring tool, used as a greeting similar to "Are you there?". 
PITA - Pain in the arse / ass 
PLMK - Please let me know 
PMSL - Pissing myself laughing 
POS - Piece of shit, or parent over shoulder. 
POTS - Plain old telephone service 
POV - Point of view 
PPL - People 
PTKFGS - Punch the Keys For God's Sake 
pr0n - Intentional misspelling of porn 
PW - Persistent World (gaming) 
pwned - Intentional misspelling of owned 

QFT - Quoted for truth. Used on internet message boards to show agreement from a previous message 

Rehi (or merely re) - Hello again 
RL - Real Life[3] 
RO(T)FL - Rolling on (the) floor laughing 
RO(T)FLMAO - Rolling on (the) floor laughing my ass off 
RO(T)FLOL - Rolling on (the) floor laughing out loud 
RSN - Real soon now (used sarcastically) 
RTFB - Read the ~censored~ binary (or book) 
RTFS - Read the ~censored~ source 
RTFM/RTM - Read the (~censored~) manual 

SCNR - Sorry, could not resist 
sk8/sk8r - skate/skater 
Smiley - Another name for emoticons 
SMH - Shaking my head 
SNAFU - Situation normal: all (~censored~/[3]fouled) up 
Snail mail - Normal paper mail service 
SOHF - Sense of humor failure 
Spider - The program behind a search engine 
STFU - Shut the ~censored~ up 
STFW - Search the ~censored~ web 

TANSTAAFL - There ain't no such thing as a free lunch 
TBF - Time between failures 
TBH - To be honest 
TG - That's great 
TGIF - Thank god it's Friday 
TH(N)X, TNX or TX - Thanks 
TIA - Thanks in advance 
TINC - There Is No Cabal, a term discouraging conspiracy theories 
TMI - Too much information 
TOS - Terms of service 
TTBOMK - To the best of my knowledge 
TTFN - Ta ta for now 
TTT - To the top, used in forums to bump a thread 
TTYL - Talk to you later (also spelled TTUL, T2UL or T2YL) 
TTYTT - To Tell You The Truth 
Tweedler - One who has deep love for all computer related technology and gadgets 
TWIMC - To Whom It May Concern 
TY - Thank you 
TYT - Take your time 
TYVM - Thank you very much 

U - You 
UTFSE - Use the ~censored~ search engine 

w00t, w00T or WOOT - First two express exuberance, the latter is a backronym for the term "We Own the Other Team". 
W/ or W/O - With or without 
WB - Welcome back 
W/E - Whatever 
WRT - With respect / regard to 
WTB - Want to buy 
WTF - What the ~censored~ 
WTG - Way to go 
WTH - What the hell 
WTS - Want to sell 
WTT - Want to trade 
WUG - What you got? 
WoW - World of Warcraft (game) 
WUBU2 - What (have) you been up to? 
WUU2 - What (are) you up to? 
WYSIWYG - What you see is what you get 
W8 - Wait 

YARLY - Yeah Really 
YHBT - You have been trolled 
YKW - You know what? 
YMMV - Your mileage may vary. 
YTMND - You're The Man Now, Dog 
YW - You're welcome. 
YOYO- You're On Your Own. 

ZOMG - An intentional misspelling of the acronym shorthand for "Oh My God/Gawd" and pronounced "Zoh My God/Gawd" This version is mainly used in jest or to ridicule people who use abbreviations like OMG and OMFG

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