30 Abbreviations, Acronym List, Internet Abbreviations and Meaning

30 Abbreviations, Acronym List, Internet Abbreviations, and Meaning! Abbreviations are the short forms of words. Basically, there are some words of English that we use more often, and to make them simple and easy to use in our daily life, we use the short form of them. Short forms of words in English are very important and we use them in our daily conversation and writing.

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30 Abbreviations, Internet Abbreviations

  • ASL: Age/Sex/Location
  • FYI: For your information
  • ILY: I love you
  • RBTL: Read between the lines
  • CTN: Can’t talk now
  • FBO: Facebook official
  • GL: Good luck
  • IRL: In real life
  • AFAIK: As far as I know
  • GG: Good game
  • LMAO: laughing my a** off
  • RT: Real time
  • BTW: By the way
  • GJ: Good job
  • IMHO: In my humble opinion
  • TTYN: Talk to you never
  • FWIW: For what it’s worth
  • OMG: Oh my God
  • POV: Point of view
  • PTFO: Passed the f*** out
  • ETA: Estimated time of arrival
  • L8R: Later
  • LOL: laugh out loud
  • SFW: Safe work work
  • CYE: Check your email
  • ISO: In search of
  • TTYS: Talk to you soon
  • dI: Download
  • HMB: Hit me back
  • J/K: Just Kidding

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A List of Common Abbreviations

ASAP As soon as possible
B2K BTK Back to Keyboard
BR Best regards
DH Dear Husband
DUK Do you Know?
EOL End of life
EOM End of Message
ICYMI In Case you missed it
N/A Not Available / Applicable
PEBKAC Problem exists between Keyboard and Chair
10 Q Thank you
TGIF Thanks God, its Friday
WTF What the Fuck
AFAIK As far as I know
BC Be cool
CM Call me
CYS Check your Settings
Dud Dude
FTW Fuck the World / For the Win
GB Good Bye
GN8T Good night
IMO In my Opinion
NRN No Reply Necessary
CU See you
SCNR Sorry, could not Resist
TYT Take your Time
ACK Acknowledgment
BF Boyfriend
CTO Check this out
CRT Create
DTR Define the relationship
FKA Formerly known as
GBU God Bless you!
IMNSHO In my not so Humble / Honest Opinion
NOYB None of your Business
RTFM Read the fine Manual
CU See you
6k Sick
TTYL Talk to you Later
FYI / JFYI (Just) For your Information
AFK Away from Keyboard
B4 Before
BIL Brother in law
CB Coffee break
DIY Do it Yourself
DL Download
G2R Go to run
ITT In this Thread
OP Original Poster, Original Post
SPOC Single Point of Contact
2N8 Tonight
w00t Whoomp, there it is; Meaning “Hooray”
AKA Also known as
AUS Are you serious?
BT Bite this
DUKM Do you know me?
EOBD End of Business Day
4Uri For your info
HF Have fun
1432 I love you too
LOL Laughing out loud
OT Off Topic
TBA To be Announced
W8ng Waiting
WFM Works for Me
AAMOF As a Matter of Fact
CWYL Chat with you latter
C&P Copy and Paste
DUR Do you remember?
FAQ Frequently asked Questions
BDY Happy Birthday
IMHO In my Humble Opinion
LU Love you
noob n00b Newbie
9 Parent is watching
RSVP Repondez s’il vous plait (French: Please reply)
TQ Thank You
YMMD You made my Day
ATB All the best
B/C Because
BPLM Big person little mind
DIKU Do I know you?
EOD End of Discussion
EOL End of the Lecture
HTH Hope this Helps
ICUB I call you Back
MMW Mark my Words
OTOH On the other Hand
10 X Thanks
TBC To be Continued / To be Confirmed
WRT With Regard to
AFAIR As far as I remember / recall
COS Because
BB Big Brother
Cam Camera
DM Direct message
DGMW Don’t get me wrong
4AO For adults only
FWIW For what it’s Worth
GF Girl Friend
IOW In other Words
OMG Oh my God
SFLR Sorry, for late Reply
TYVM Thank You Very Much
ACK Acknowledge
BIL Brother in law
BTW By the Way
E1 Everyone
4YEO FYEO For Your Eyes Only
FACK Full Acknowledge
GL Good Luck
IIRC If I Recall / Remember Correctly
NNTR No need to Reply
ROTFL Rolling on the Floor Laughing
CUO See you Online
TIA Thanks in Advance
YAM Yet Another Meeting
APP Application
BTT Back to Topic
BIB Boss is back
CTN Can’t talk now
DBEYR Don’t Believe everything you read
EMA Email address
EOT End of Thread / .. Text / .. Transmission
IDK I don’t know
NaN Not a Number
POV Point of View
THX TNX Thanks
WTH What the Hell / What the Heck