K

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OK

Because typing "OK" just takes too long.

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"K, I'll cu at 7:00 2nite!"

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Last Updated: December 19, 2012

Meaning 2

Kiss

Also written <K>. You can also use the kiss emoticon :-* or :-)*.

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"Thanks, you are so sweet. <K>"

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Last Updated: October 15, 2013

Meaning 3

Strikeouts

An abbreviation for the baseball statistic used to keep track of a pitcher's strikeouts.

Commonly seen during a game when fans display the amount of Ks a pitcher accumulates. When a pitcher strikes out a batter without the batter swinging, a backwards K is displayed. SO can also be used to refer to the number of strikeouts by a pitcher or batter. Nolan Ryan is the all-time leader for strikeouts by a pitcher with 5,714. K may also be used as a verb, meaning "to strike out."

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"Kershaw had 13 K last nite but still almost lost the game!"

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Last Updated: October 1, 2014

Meaning 4

Kicker

K is an abbreviation for kicker in football and fantasy football (FFB). It refers to the position responsible for kicking field goals for 3 points and kicking off to the other team after scoring.

In FFB, a kicker can score points for a team by making field goals. In some FFLs they get more points the farther the field goal is too. The K position is used in most FFB formats although some leagues don't include the lineup because of the perceived boringness of the position. Some famous NFL kickers include Adam Vinatieri, Mark Moseley, Jason Elam, Gary Anderson, Matt Stover, and Morten Andersen.

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"I can't believe their K missed the field goal to win the game. It was only 27 yards away!"
Adam Vinatieri attempting a field goal

Adam Vinatieri attempting a field goal

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Last Updated: October 20, 2016

K definition

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