Dating and Chat Abbreviations :

Once you start chatting online you are bound to come across a whole load of capitalised letters that wil keep popping up in conversation and you may not know their meanings.
We’ve complied a list of the most popular online chat abbreviations and acronyms that will help you understand the meaning of those curious looking capital letters.

BBN or should that be B4N or maybe CUL ….. in fact we’re always updating the site so maybe it should be BBS or BBIAB when we’re BAK …. oh well – SYS and TA.

A3 Anyplace, Anywhere, Anytime
ADN Any day now
AFAIK As far as I know
AFK Away from keyboard
ASAP As soon as possible
ASL? Age/sex/location?
B4N Bye for now
BAK Back at the keyboard
BAS Big a** smile
BBIAB Be back in a bit
BBL Be back later
BBN Bye bye now
BBS Be back soon
BEG Big evil grin
BF Boy friend
BFD Big f***ing deal
BFN Bye for now
BG Big grin
BL Belly laughing
BMGWL Busting my gut with laughter
BRB Be right back
BTA But then again
BTDT Been there, done that
BTW By the way
BWL Bursting with laughter
CNP Continued in next post
CRB Come right back
CRBT Crying real big tears
CU See you
CUL See you later
CUL8ER See you later
CYA See ya
CYA Cover your ass
CYO See you online
DBA Doing business as
DL Dead link
DLTBBB Don’t let the bed bugs bite
DIKU Do I know you?
DOM Dirty old man
DOS Dozing off soon
DQMOT Don’t quote me on this
DTRT Do the right thing
DWB Don’t write back
EG Evil grin
EMFBI Excuse me for butting in
EMSG E-mail message
EOM End of message
ESAD Eat s**t and die
EWG evil wicked grin
F2F Face to face
FAQ Frequently Asked Question
FC Fingers crossed
FISH First in, still here
FOMCL Falling off my chair laughing
FTBOMH From the bottom of my heart
FWIW For what it’s worth
FYI For your information
G Grin
GA Go ahead
GAL Get a life
GF Girlfriend
GFN Gone for now
GGP Gotta go pee
GIWIST Gee, I wish I’d said that
GL Good luck
GMAB Give me a break
GMTA Great minds think alike
GOL Giggling out loud
GTSY Glad to see you
H&K Hug and kiss
HAGN Have a good night
HAND Have a nice day
HHIS Hanging head in shame
HIG How’s it going
HT Hi there
HTH Hope this helps

IAC In any case
IAE In any event
IC I see
IGP I gotta pee
IHA I hate acronyms
IHU I hear you
IIRC If I remembercorrectly
ILU  I love you
IM Immediate message
IMCO In my considered opinion
IMHO In my humble opinion
IMNSHO In my not so humble opinion
IMO In my opinion
IMS I am sorry
IOW In other words
IPN I’m posting naked
IRL In real life
ITA I totally agree
ITIGBS I think I’m going to be sick
IWALU I will always love you
IYSWIM If you see what I mean
J4G Just for grins
JIC Just in case
JK Just kidding
JMO Just my opinion
JTLYK Just to let you know
K ok
KISS Keep it simple stupid
KIT Keep in touch
KOTC Kiss on the cheek
KOTL Kiss on the lips
KWIM Know what I mean?
L8R Later
L8R G8R Later gator
LD Later, dude
LDR Long-distance relationship
LHO Laughing head off
LLTA Lots and lots of thunderous applause
LMAFO Laughing my f**king a** off
LMAO Laughing my a** off
LMSO Laughing my socks off
LOL Laughing out loud
LSHMBH Laughing so hard my belly hurts
LTM Laugh to myself
LTNS Long time no see
LTR Long-term relationship
LULAB Love you like a brother
LULAS Love you like a sister
LUWAMH Love you with all my heart
LY Love ya
LY4E Love ya forever
M or F Male or female
MOSS Member of the same sex
MOTOS Member of the opposite sex
MTF More to follow
MUSM Miss you so much

NFG No f*****g good
NFW No f*****g way
NIFOC Naked in front of computer
NP   No problem
NRN No response necessary
OIC Oh, I see
OLL Online love
OMG Oh my God
OTF Off the floor
OTOH On the other hand
OTTOMH Off the top of my head
PDA Public display of affection
PITA Pain in the ass
PM Private message
PMFJIB Pardon me for jumping in … but
POAHF Put on a happy face
POOF Goodbye (leaving the chatroom)
POTS Plain old telephone service
PU That stinks!
QT Cutie
RL Real life
ROTFL Rolling on the floor laughing
ROTFLMAO Rolling on the floor laughing my a** off
ROTFLMBO Rolling on the floor laughing my butt off
RPG Role-playing games
RT Real time
RTFM Read the f***ing manual
SEG S*** eating grin
SETE Smiling ear to ear
SHID Slaps head in disgust
SO Significant other
SOL Smilling out loud
SOMY Sick of me yet
SOT Short on time
SOTMG Short on time must go
STFU Shut the f**k up
STW Search the Web
SU Shut up
SUAKM Shut up and kiss me
SUP What’s up
SWAG Stupid wild-a** guess
SWAK Sealed with a kiss
SWL Screaming with laughter
SYS See you soon
TA Thanks again
TAFN That’s all for now
TCOY Take care of yourself
TGIF Thank God it’s Friday
THX Thanks
TIA Thanks in advance
TILII Tell it like it is
TLK2UL8R Talk to you later
TB4U Too bad for you
TMI Too much information
TNT Till next time
TOPCA Til our paths cross again
TOY Thinking of you
TPTB The powers that be
TTFN Ta-Ta for now
TTT Thought that too
TTYL Talk to you later
TU Thank you
TYVM Thank you very much
UAPITA You’re a pain in the ass
UAF Until further notice
UW You’re welcome
VBG Very big grin
WAG Wild a** guess
WAYD What are you doing
WB Welcome back
WBS Write back soon
WDALYIC Who died and left you in charge?
WEG Wicked evil grin
WFM Works for me
WIBNI Wouldn’t it be nice if
WT? What the…
WTF What the F***!
WTG Way to go
WTGP Want to go private
WU What’s up?
WUF?  Where are you from?
WYSIWYG What you see is what you get
YBS You’ll be sorry
YGBSM You gotta be s***ting me!
YW You’re welcome

NFG No f*****g good
NFW No f*****g way
NIFOC Naked in front of computer
NP   No problem
NRN No response necessary
OIC Oh, I see
OLL Online love
OMG Oh my God
OTF Off the floor
OTOH On the other hand
OTTOMH Off the top of my head
PDA Public display of affection
PITA Pain in the ass
PM Private message
PMFJIB Pardon me for jumping in … but
POAHF Put on a happy face
POOF Goodbye (leaving the chatroom)
POTS Plain old telephone service
PU That stinks!
QT Cutie
RL Real life
ROTFL Rolling on the floor laughing
ROTFLMAO Rolling on the floor laughing my a** off
ROTFLMBO Rolling on the floor laughing my butt off
RPG Role-playing games
RT Real time
RTFM Read the f***ing manual
SEG S*** eating grin
SETE Smiling ear to ear
SHID Slaps head in disgust
SO Significant other
SOL Smilling out loud
SOMY Sick of me yet
SOT Short on time
SOTMG Short on time must go
STFU Shut the f**k up
STW Search the Web
SU Shut up
SUAKM Shut up and kiss me
SUP What’s up
SWAG Stupid wild-a** guess
SWAK Sealed with a kiss
SWL Screaming with laughter
SYS See you soon
TA Thanks again
TAFN That’s all for now
TCOY Take care of yourself
TGIF Thank God it’s Friday
THX Thanks
TIA Thanks in advance
TILII Tell it like it is
TLK2UL8R Talk to you later
TB4U Too bad for you
TMI Too much information
TNT Till next time
TOPCA Til our paths cross again
TOY Thinking of you
TPTB The powers that be
TTFN Ta-Ta for now
TTT Thought that too
TTYL Talk to you later
TU Thank you
TYVM Thank you very much
UAPITA You’re a pain in the ass
UAF Until further notice
UW You’re welcome
VBG Very big grin
WAG Wild a** guess
WAYD What are you doing
WB Welcome back
WBS Write back soon
WDALYIC Who died and left you in charge?
WEG Wicked evil grin
WFM Works for me
WIBNI Wouldn’t it be nice if
WT? What the…
WTF What the F***!
WTG Way to go
WTGP Want to go private
WU What’s up?
WUF?  Where are you from?
WYSIWYG What you see is what you get
YBS You’ll be sorry
YGBSM You gotta be s***ting me!
YW You’re welcome