1. What does IR stand for?

Injured reserve

IR is a sports acronym that refers to the list of players who are injured and unable to play. The acronym is used by the NFL and NHL and allows teams to free up a roster spot when placing a player on IR.


"Johnson just went on IR and will be out for at least a month."

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Last Updated: July 27, 2017

2. What does IR stand for?

In room

A quick way to tell someone a certain person is in the room; typically preceded by a person's name or title; PIR is short for "Parent in room."


"Bro IR right now."

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