Can you expand these TLAs?

NQR

FLK

BRB

FTN

WTF

KMA

KIA

MIA

EMS

PMS

ARS

AME

TMI

PBR

MCI

CIA

PRD

SAM

RAM

ROM

BOM

BOB

WOW

WOT

MOT

DOD

DOT

DOE

DOA

LAN

LAX

Update:

Oh, I forgot ESL.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    NQR - Nuclear Quality Assurance

    FLK - Falkland Islands

    BRB - be right back

    FTN - face the nation

    WTF - what the f***

    KMA - kiss my a**

    KIA - killed in action

    MIA - missing in action

    EMS - emergency medical services

    PMS - premenstrual syndrome

    ARS - acute respiratory syndrome

    AME - aviation medical examiner

    TMI - too much information

    PBR - pabst blue ribbon

    MCI - Microwave Communications, Inc.

    CIA - central intelligence agency

    PRD - prospective rotation date

    SAM - surface to air missile

    RAM - random-access memory

    ROM - range of motion

    BOM - bill of materials

    BOB - battery operated boyfriend

    WOW - world of warcraft

    WOT - war on terrorism

    MOT - ministry of transport

    DOD - department of defense

    DOT - department of transportation

    DOE - department of education

    DOA - dead on arrival

    LAN - local area network

    LAX - Los Angeles International Airport

    ESL - English as a second language

    Source(s): could i be any more bored? lol
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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Wow. I can't really add anything except this:

    TMI= Three Mile Island

    WTF= World Trade Federation

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  • 1 decade ago

    I think NQR is "not quite right"

    My personal favourite is NFI which is either "No F#@king Idea" or "Need Further Information" depending on the reaction you want from your audience.

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