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BBJ Dictionary


A3 - Anywhere, Any time, Any place
A/N - Authors Note
AAT - Average At Best
AAF - Always And Forever
AAK - Alive And Kicking
AAMOF - As A Matter Of Fact
AAP - Always A Pleasure
AAR - At Any Rate
AAT - And Another Thing/At All Times
ABBR - Abbreviation

CURIOUS: ABC - American Born Chinese

ABD - Already Been Done
ABF - All But Face
ABO - Aborigine
ABP - Already Been Posted
ABS - Absolutely
ABT - About
ABT2 - About To

AC/DC - Rock Band

ACC - Actually


B - Bro, Be
B& - Banned, Band
B) - Smiley with sun glasses
B-Day - Birthday
B/C - Because
B/W - Between, Black & White
B2B - Back To Back, Business To Burisness
B2C - Business To Consumer
B4 - Before
B4N - Bye For Now
B4U - Before You
B4UKI - Before You Know It
BAAS - Boss
BABYSITTING - Holding the weed too long
BADASS - Cool, confident person
BAFO - Best And Final Offer
BAH - Bored As Hell
BAIT - Blatant, obvious
BAM - Below Average Mentality, Exclamation of happiness
BARBIE - Barbecue


C# - Microsoft programing language
C&P - Copy And Paste
C/D - Confirm Deny
C1 - Affirmative Roger that
C2C - Consumer To Consumer, Cam To Cam
C4C - Comment For Comment, Cam For Cam
CAAC - Cool As A Cucumber
CACHAI - Do you understand
CACHE - Store for temporary computer files
CAKE - A kilo of cocaine
CAKING - Flirting
CANON - Original, Official
CASJ - Casual
CATFISH - Individual who creates a false online identity
CAVE - Give up, give in
CAZ - Crazy in a nice way
CBB - Can’t Be Bothered
CBD - Cute But Dumb
CCL - Couldn’t Care Less


DBO - Steal
D&M - Deep And Meaningful
D/C - Disconnect
DOOD - Dude
DAB - Digital Audio Broadcasting
DADT - Don’t Ask Don’t Tell
DAMHIK - Don’t Ask Me How I Know
DANK - Very potent marijuana, incredible, good, awesome
DAQ - Don’t Ask Questions
DB - Douche Bag
DBA - Don’t Bother Asking
DBL - Don’t Be Late
DBM - Don’t Bother Me
DBNT - Don’t Bother Next Time
DBR - Damaged Beyond Repair
DBS - Don’t Be Stupid, Don’t Be Sad
DBT - Doing Big Things


E1 - Everyone
E2EG - Ear To Ear Grin
EA - Electronic Arts
EDD - Estimated Delivery Date
EDGY - Cutting edge
EG - For example (exempli gratia, Latin), Evil Grin
EI - Eat It
ELH - Every Little Helps
EOB - End Of Business
EOC - End Of Conversation
EOD - End Of Day, End Of Discussion
EOTW - End Of The World
EOW - End Of Watch
EOM - End Of Message
EOL - End Of Lecture
ETW - Enjoy The Weekend
EUA - End User Agreement
EZ - Easy
EZPZ - Easy Peasy, very easy
E_E - Tired, Exhausted


F2F - Face To Face
F2P - Free To Play, Files To Peers
F2T - Free To Talk
FAI - Forget About It
FAIK - For All I Know
FAO - For Attention Of  
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
FASHO - For sure
FFA - Free For All
FFN - Farewell For Now
FFTL - From First To Last
FGS - For God’s Sake
FHE - First Hand Experience
FHO - Friends Hanging Out
FI - Forget It
FILO - First In Last Out
FIFY - Fixed It For You
FITB - Fill In The Blanks
FLAKY - Unreliable
FMI - For More Information
FMOT - Follow Me On Twitter


G1 - Good One, Gone
G2B - Go To Bed
G2E - Go To Eat
GTF - Go To Fly
G2G - Gotta Go
G2H - Go To Hell
GTR - Got To Run
G2S - Go To Sleep
GA - Go Ahead
GAFF - House
GAFIA - Get Away From It All
GAJ - Get A Job
GAL - Girl, Get A Life
GBFN - GoodBye For Now
GBTM - Get Back To Me
GBTW - Get Back To Work
GBY - God Bless You
GC - Good Condition
GFP - Good For Pics
GFU - Good For You


H - Hug
H&K - Hugs And Kisses
H/O - Hold On
H2G - Had To Go, Honest To God
H2H - Head To Head
H2IK - Hell If I Know
H5 - High Five
H2T - Head To Toe
HAGD - Have A Good Day
HAGE - Have A Good Evening
HAGF - Have A Good Life
HAGN - Have A Good Night
HAGO - Have A Good One
HAGS - Have A Good Summer
HAGT - Have A Great Time
HAISTK - How Am I Supposed To Know
HAND - Have A Nice Day
HASH - Marijuana
HASHTAG - Label on Twitter to aid searching
HAY - How Are You


I/O - Input/Output
IA - I Agree
IAB - I Am Bored
IABW - In A Bad Way
IAC - In Any Case
IAD - It All Depends
IAE - In Any Event
IAG - It’s All Good
IAK - I Already Know
IALTO - I Always Love That One
IANAL - I Am Not A Lawyer
IAS - In A Second
IAU - I Adore You
IAW - In Accordance With, I Agree With
IAWTC - I Agree With This Comment
IAWTP - I Agree With This/That Post
IB - I’m Back
IB2D - I Beg To Differ
IBK - Idiot Behind Keyboard
IBU - Ibuprofen


J2LUK - Just To Let You Know
J4F - Just For Fun
JAF - Just A Friend
JAG - Socially inept person
JAM - Just A Minute
JBH - Just Being Honest
JBU - Just Between Us
JBY - Just Be Yourself
JFYI - Just For Your Information
JIC - Just In Case
JICYDK - Just In Case You Didn’t Know
JJJ - Australian Radio Station
JLMK - Just Let Me Know
JMHO - Just My Humble Opinion
JMT - Just My Thoughts
JN - Just Now
JW - Just wondering
JWAS - Just Wait And See
JWTK - Just Wanted To Know
JWU - Just Woke Up


K1 - The best, awesome
K33L - Kill
KBPS - KiloBytes Per Second
KCACO - Keep Calm And Carry On
KD - Kraft Dinner
KEN - Know (Scottish)
KGO - Ok Go
KIA - Killed In Action, Know It All
KIM - Keep It Moving
KIS - Keep It Simple
KISS - Keep It Simple Stupid
KIT - Keep In Touch
KIU - Keep It Up
KIV - Keep In View
KKZ - Okay
KMFC - Keep My Fingers Crossed
KNOT - Roll of paper money
KNP - Ok No Problem
KOD - Kiss Of Death
KUTGW - Keep Up The Good Work


L - Laugh
L2M - Listen To Music
L2MS - Laughing To MySelf
L2R - Learn To Read
L8 - Late
L8ER - LatER
LAG - Slow response
LAK - Love And Kisses
LAL - Laughing A Lot/Little
LALB - Laughing A Little Bit
LANK - Very
LAN - Local Area Network
LASER - Lamp Amplification by Stimulated Emissions of Radiation
LBDN - Look Busy Doing Nothing
LD - Link Dead (disconnection from Internet)
LED - Light Emitting Diode
LE - Limited Edition
LF - Looking For
LOL - Laughing Out Laughing


M2 - Me Too
M2AF - Message To All Friends
MAGGOT - Fan of the band SlipKnot
MB - MegaByte
MBFAM - My Brother From Another Mother
MBN - Must Be Nice
MBO - Must Be Off, Management Buy Out
MBPS - MegaBytes Per Second
MC - Master of Ceremonies
MDF - Medium Density Fireboard
MD - Doctor of Medicine, Managing Director
MFL - Marked For Later
MHMM - Yes, sure, ok
MHZ - MegaHertZ
MIDI - Musical Instrument Digital Interface
MIH - Make It Happen
MIMO - Multiple Input Multiple Output
MIPS - Million Instructions Per Second
MIRL - Meet In Real life
MISO - My Internet Shut Off


N - And
NA - Not Available
N/A - Not Available
N/C - Not Cool
N/T - No Text
NOOB - Newbie
N1 - Nice One
NIC3 - Nice
N2B - Not To Bad
N2G - Need To Go
N2M - Not Too Much
N2MU - Nice To Meet You
N2S - Needless To Say, Not To Self
NAA - Not At All
NABD - Not A Big Deal
NARU - Not A Registered User
NAS - Network Attached Storage
NASL - Name Age Sex Location
NBB - Never Been Better
NC - No Comment, No Choice
NCB - Never Coming Back


O&O - Over And Out
OA - Over Acting, Over Achiever
OAN - On Another Note
OAP - Old Age Pensioner
OCR - Optical Character Resolution
OE - Outlook Express, Operator Error
OEM - Original Equipment Manufacturer
OGN - Online Gaming Network
OJT - On Job Training
OLDFAG - Long established member of an online community
OLED - Organic Light Emitting Diode
OOO - Out Of Office
OOTW - Out Of This World
OPSEC - OPerations SECurity
ORKUT - Google’s social network
OS - Operating System
OUO - Official Use Only
O_O - Confused


P&C - Point And Click
P&L - Profit And Loss, Peace And Love
P2C2E - Process Too Complicated To Explain
P911 - Parent alert
PABX - Private Automatic Branch Exchange
PAF - Phone A Friend
PAN - Personal Area Network
PAW - Parents Area Watching
PC - Politically Correct, Personal Computer
PCB - Printed Circuit Board, Please Come Back
PCI - Peripheral Component Interconnect
PCMCIA - Personal Computer Memory Card International Association
PCMIA - Personal Computer Manufacturer Interface
PD - Public Domain
PDA - Personal Digital Assistance
PDF - Portable Document Format
PDG - Pretty Damn Good
PDQ - Pretty Damn Quick
PFA - Please Find Attached


Q&A - Question And Answer
Q/A - Question And Answer
Q4U - Question For You
QAP - Quick As Possible
QC - Quality Control
QED - Quod Erat Demonstrandum (it has been proven)
QI - Quite Interesting
QK - Ninja
QLD - QueensLanD
QOL - Quality Of Life
QOS - Quantum Of Solace
QQ4U - Quick Question For You
QS - Quick Scope
QSL - Confirmed
QTY - QuanTitY
QUE - What?
QVC - Quality Value Convenience (shopping channel)


R - Are
R&D - Replicate And Duplicate, Research And Development
R5 - Region 5 (DVD region)
RA - Resident Advisor, Resident Assistant
RAK - Random Act of Kindness
RAM Random Access Memory
RAR -  File compression type
RAS - Remote Access Server
RAWR - Right Answer Wrong Reason
RABU - Right Back At You
RBTL - Read Between The lines
RC - Random Chat, Radio Controlled
RCH - A very small unit of measurement
RCON - Remote Console
RCVD - Received
RE - Regarding
RFI - Request For Information
RFID - Radio Frequency IDentification
RIP - Convert video/music on CD to MP3s, Rest In Peace
RIYL - Recommended If You like


S/N - Serial Number
SZR - Send To Receive
SAGE - Word added to stop a post getting bumped
SAHD - Stay At Home Dad
SAHM - Stay At Home Mum
SAM - Stop Annoying Me
SAMEFAG - Person with multiple aliases on forums
SAN - Japanese name suffix, Mr or Ms
SATA - Serial Advanced Technology Attachment
SAVVY - Do you understand?, Knowledgable, well informed
SB - SomeBody
SCART - Audio/Video TV connector
SDK - Software Development Kit
SDRAM - Synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory
SDSL - Symmetric Digital Subscriber Line
SE - Special Edition
SELCA - SELf CAm picture
SEM - Search Engine Marketing
SERP - Search Engine Results Page
SETE - Smiling Ear To Ear


T2M - Talk To Me
T2UL - Talk To You Later
T4P - Thanks For Posting
TAG - Personal Signature
TAFW - Time Away From Work
TAI - Think About It
TAL - Thanks A Lot, Try Again later
TBC - To Be Continued
TBCH - To Be Completely Honest
TBD - To Be Decided/Determined
TBE - To Be Edited
TBF - To Be Fair
TBFU - Too Bad For You
TBH - To Be Honest
TCB - Taking Care of Business
TCL - Tool Command Language
TCP - Transmission Control Protocol
TCP/IP - Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
TDL - To Do List
TDS - Technical Difficulties


U - You
U2 - You Too
U2B - YouTuBe
UAC - User Account Control
UAN - Universal Access Number
UHF - Ultra High Frequency
UHQ - Ultra High Quality
UI - User Interface
UID - User IDentification
UIN - User Identification Number
UL - Upload
UNIX - Computer operating system
UPG - Upgrade
UPS - Uninterruptible Power Supply
URI - Uniform Resource Indicator, URL
URL - Uniform Resource Locator, internet acces
U - You Are Welcome
USB - Universal Serial Bus
UTC - Coordinated Universal Time
UFT - Unicode Transformation Format


V - Very
V.V - Sad
V/R - Very Respectfully
VBR - Variable Bit Rate
VC - Voice Chat
VCARD - Virtual (online) business CARD
VCD - Video Compact Disc
VCR - Video Cassette Recorder
VDU - Visual Display Unit
VENT - VENTrilo (Internet chat program)
VERS - Versatile
VFX - Visual effects
VHF - Very High Frequency
VHS - Video Home System
VIG - Internet paid on a loan
VLAN - Virtual Local Area Network
VL - Video Log
VLOGGER - Video Blogger
VNC - Virtual Networking Computer
VPN - Virtual Private Network


W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
WAP - Wireless Access Point
WAREZ - Cracked/ Private software
WAWA - Convenience Store
WCB - Will Call Back
WCG - World Cyber Games
WEB - World Wide Web, internet
WEBINAR - Web based seminar
WEP - Wireless Encryption Protocol
WFH - Working From Home
WIFI - WIreless FIdelity (wireless internet)
WII - Nintendo game console
WIKI - Collaborative website
WIP - Work In Progress
WLAN - Wireless Local Area Network
WLM - Windows Live Messenger
WMA - Windows media Audio
WMP - Windows Media Player, With Much Pleasure
WMV - Windows Media Video
WORM - Malicious computer program


X - Kiss
XBL - XBox Live
XLS - MS Excel file extension
XVID -  Video Format
XP - Windows Operating system
X_X - Dead


Y - Why?
Y/N - Yes/NO
Y2K - Year 2000
YAWA - Person who alway uses the ‘away’ status in IM system
YDL - Yellow Dog Linux
YHA - Youth Hostel Association
YTP - YouTube Poop


ZA - PizZA
ZING - Owned

Popular Internet Slang

YOLO - You Only Live Once
SWAG - The way you walk, how confident you are
TBH - To Be Honest
SNM - Say no More
AFK - Away From Keyboard
IONO - I don’t know
MYOB - Mind Your Own Business
DFTT - Don’t Feed The Trolls, meaning don’t react to the ‘internet trollers’
FFS - For Fuc*’s Sake
GMTA - Great Minds Think Alike