ICBW

1. What does ICBW stand for?

I could be wrong

Not sure whether what you just said is actually correct? Just follow up your statement with ICBW (I could be wrong). Then, no one can blame you for being wrong, because you already admitted that you might be!

For example, ICBW about ICBW standing for "I could be wrong." Yes, it's true! In some contexts, ICBW stands for "it could be worse." However, if the worst thing that happens here is that you learn both definitions for ICBW, well ... ICBW.

Example

"I think she was coming over around 6, although ICBW."

ICBW often stands for "I could be wrong"

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Last Updated: July 15, 2021

2. What does ICBW stand for?

It could be worse

When you describe a bad situation and someone responds with ICBW, the acronym likely stands for "it could be worse." This phrase is meant to reassure you because your situation is not as bad as it could be.

Of course, the fact that your current situation could be worse does not actually make it less bad. So feel free to respond with a sarcastic "wow TY ur absolutely right" (written with a trailing "/s" for maximum effect) whenever someone sends you ICBW.

Example

"I have to spend Friday night babysitting my little brother! :-("
"ICBW, at least u r getting paid for it."

A man who likely constantly sends ICBW

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Last Updated: July 15, 2021

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