What are some good AIM abbreviations?

For example: ROFL and LOL.

Do you know any other good ones?

If you do, tell me them and please tell me what they stand for.

Thanks.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Acronym Finder has a ton of them. Do a word in meaning search for "chat" and you get over 200!

  • 1 decade ago

    ROFL means rolling on the floor laughing

    LOL means laugh out loud

    this stuff might help you out

    AAMOF

    as a matter of fact

    ADN

    any day now

    AFAIA

    as far as I'm aware

    AFAIC

    as far as I'm concerned

    AFAIK

    as far as I know

    AFK

    away from keyboard

    ASAP

    as soon as possible

    ATSL

    along the same line

    AS

    another subject

    BAK

    back at keyboard

    BBD

    basically brain dead

    BBL

    be back later

    BCNU

    be seeing you

    bf boyfriend

    BFN

    bye for now

    BRB

    be right back (when momentarily leaving a chat )

    BTT

    back to topic (on email lists, message boards) back to top (to keep subject from ageing off a message board, a use rather frowned upon)

    BTW

    by the way

    CU

    see you (as in "CU 2morrow!")

    CUL

    see you later (or CUL8R)

    DEB

    don't even bother

    DGT

    don't go there

    DH

    dear heart (or husband)

    DIIK

    damned if I know

    EM(F)BI

    excuse me (for) butting in

    EOM End of Message

    FUBAR

    fouled up beyond all recognition

    FWIW

    for what it's worth

    FYATHYRIO

    having to do with a self-directed, physically impossible action, and a horse

    <g> grinning; grin. The comments preceeding or following <g> are meant humorously or to be taken with a grain of salt.

    GD&R, <gdr>

    grinning, ducking and running

    gf girlfriend

    GIWIST

    gee, I wish I'd said that

    GMTA

    great minds think alike

    HTH

    hope this helps!

    IC

    I see

    IIRC

    if I recall correctly

    ITSFWI

    if the shoe fits, wear it

    IMO

    in my opinion

    IMCO

    in my considered opinion

    IMHO

    in my humble opinion

    IMNSHO in my not so humble opinion

    IOW

    in other words

    IRL

    in real life (as opposed to your online life!)

    JK just kidding

    JP just playing

    KHYF

    know how you feel

    KWIM know what I mean?

    L8r

    later

    LAB&TYD

    life's a ***** & then you die

    LTNT

    long time, no type

    LOL

    laughing out loud

    NBD

    no big deal

    NOYL

    not on your life

    NP, np

    no problem

    NTYMI

    now that you mention it

    OIC

    oh, I see!

    OOTQ

    out of the question

    OT

    off topic

    OTOH

    on the other hand

    OTTOMH

    off the top of my head

    PITA

    pain in the nether regions

    PTB (the) powers that be

    POV

    point of view

    RABNC

    read and acknowledged, but no comment

    RSN

    real soon now

    RO(T)FL

    rolling on (the) floor, laughing

    ROFLMAO

    rolling on floor, laughing my --- off

    ROTFLOLSTC

    rolling on the floor, laughing out loud - scared the cat!

    RTFM

    read the flippin' manual

    SEP

    someone else's problem

    SNAFU

    situation normal, all fouled up

    STFU shut the **** up

    SO

    significant other

    SOW

    speaking of which

    TANJ

    there ain't no justice

    TANSTASQ

    there ain't no such thing as a stupid question

    TCGOFE

    this could go on for ever!

    TEOTWAWKI

    the end of the world as we know it

    TFTHAOT

    thanks for the help ahead of time

    TIA

    thanks in advance

    TOBAL

    there oughta be a law

    TOBG

    this oughta be good

    TPTB

    the powers that be

    TTBOMK

    to the best of my knowledge

    TTFN

    ta-ta for now!

    TTUL

    talk to you later

    TYVM

    thank you very much

    WB

    welcome back!

    WRT

    with regards to

    WYSIWYG

    what you see is what you get

    WTG

    way to go!

    YGLT

    you're gonna love this

    YMMV

    your mileage may vary (= your experience may differ)

  • 1 decade ago

    idk=i don't know, irdk=i really don't know, j/k= Just kidding, bbl=be back later, ttyl=talk to you later.

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