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Online Chat Slang

Chat slang originated in online communities. From the early days of online bulletin boards to modern instant messaging programs, online chat circles have continued to foster new chat slang. The following table includes a list of acronyms, abbreviations, and other chat slang terms that are used in online chat.

Slang Term Meaning Popularity
XDLaughing out loud
LOLLaughing out loud
XDDLaughing especially hard
FFFFlat foreign female
SMHShaking my head
BRBBe right back
IKRI know, right?
mkOkay
AFKAway from keyboard
BTWBy the way
BFBrain fart
GTGGot to go
IRLIn real life
BAEBefore anyone else
TTYLTalk to you later
NoobNewbie
OMGOh my gosh
IMOIn my opinion
bczBecause
BBBye bye
FMLF*** my life
imaI'm going to
YOLOYou only live once
supWhat's up
TBHTo be honest
PCPersonal computer
xpExperience
GOATGreatest of all time
OOOOut of office
nvmNevermind
ScrubLoser
BWBest wishes
HRUHow are you
SOSSomeone over shoulder
2To
24/7Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
HUDHow you doing?
b4Before
BroBrother
sc2StarCraft 2
bcBecause
LMKLet me know
WoWWorld of Warcraft
NMNot much
xxKisses
YWAYou're welcome anyway
hahaLaughing
WBWelcome back
FlamingAngering other Internet users
OICOh, I see
xbfEx-boyfriend
DMDo me
WootWoohoo!
thxThanks
FacepalmTo place your palm on your face in embarrassment
pwndOwned
POSParent over shoulder
U mad broAre you mad?
KekeKorean laugh
WTHWhat the heck
TYThank you
FOMOFear of missing out
pvtPrivate
heheLaughing
WYDWhat you doing?
LJKLOL just kidding
RickrollTo trick someone into watching a Rick Astley music video
H&KHugs and kisses
TTYTTalk to you tomorrow
AdorbsAdorable
SMHScratching my head
2H2HToo hot to handle
TMTrademark
PMPrivate message
DTRDefine the relationship
YWhy
BAMFBad a** mother f*****
AirheadStupid
BBIABBe back in a bit
COCCode of conduct
Kill yourselfGo away
BoozeAlcohol
GotchaI get you
mhmMm-hmm
BBSBe back soon
143I love you
HIFWHow I felt when
pwnTo dominate
YSWYeah sure whatever
IIRCIf I remember correctly
baeBabe
TCTake care
SMFHShaking my flippin' head
YMMVYour mileage may vary
asfAs f***
TBRTo be rude
HUHook up
muahKiss
ThirstyDesiring a person
AFAs f***
LLOLLiterally laughing out loud
WUU2What are you up to
SpoopySpooky and funny
l8rLater
tnxThanks
KSCKinda sorta chuckle
addyAddress
TwinsiesTwo people who share a common trait
FRFor real
LOILaughing on the inside
WhoaExpression of surprise
9Parent in room
WUWhat's up
WFHWork from home
uYou
mwahKiss
NBSPNo bull s*** please
RDTRelationship defining talk
IMAOIn my arrogant opinion
BGFBest guy friend
HottieAttractive person
YRPYou are pretty
HOASHold on a second
MMBMessage me back
POCPiece of crap
DNDDo not disturb
BLBuddy list
KCCOKeep calm and carry on
HMHigh maintenance
ADMAy dios mio
hwHomework
MTFBWYMay the Force be with you
HBYHow about you?
OMFGOh my freaking gosh
SDSweet dreams
POIDHPictures or it didn't happen
BMWBoy Meets World
ErmahgerdOh my gosh
TTLTime to leave
FetchCool
IDFWUI don't f*** with you
LMIRLLet's meet in real life
IOWIn other words
TFTIThanks for the information
TTTTToo tired to talk
DBDDon't be dumb
TBTGThanks be to God
WDYTWhat do you think
NRNNot right now
lawlLOL
xlntExcellent
RNRight now
WhaWhat
IDCI don't care
bBe
IKWYMI know what you mean
PDAPublic display of affection
ILYI love you
STFUShut the f*** up
wagsWives and girlfriends
2l8Too late
MYOBMind your own business
BABad a**
LYSMLove you so much
BTDTBeen there, done that
ALOLActually laughing out loud
WRTWith regard to
0773HHello
A3Anytime, anywhere, anyone
B&WBlack and white
KOTCKiss on the cheek
cmonCome on
NFLNot freakin' likely
S2USame to you
WDYMWhat do you mean?
IONOI don't know
ofcOf course
WTGWay to go
HH1/2KOHa-ha, half-kidding only
TotesTotally
DWDon't worry
DTPDown to party
HaxorHacker
GMVGot my vote
lolzLaugh out louds
SamesiesSame
MackTo flirt
spSpelling
d/cDisconnected
cataCataclysm
ROLFRolling on laughing floor
NFWNo freakin' way
H/OHold on
DYACD*** You Auto Correct
rawrRoar
plzPlease
1432I love you too
WoahExpression of surprise
A/S/LAge/sex/location
Put on blastTo call out
2BTo be
99Parent has left
TFThe f***
plsPlease
CMIIWCorrect me if I'm wrong
OTPOne true pairing
PMPostmeridian
HOHold on
HBHurry back
durStupidly obvious
psPostscript
yepYes
2M2HToo much to handle
J/KJust kidding
TrololLaughing at troll
OGOriginal gangster
SMHSmash my head
BBLBe back later
WYAWhere you at?
WowzerWow
SNMPSo not my problem
cuzBecause
minMinute
kwlCool
AMAAsk me anything
yupYes
DQMOTDon't quote me on this
TTYLXOXTalk to you later, hugs and kisses
IABIn a bit
GFYGood for you
IACIn any case
BOLBest of luck
HaterA person who is angry or jealous of someone
IWUI want you
PEBKACProblem exists between keyboard and chair
IDEKI don't even know
IMHOIn my humble opinion
ZOMGOh my gosh!
K3UI love you
MTMistype
ITRWIn the real world
AmpedExcited
AHAt home
mehWhatever
GOMBGet off my back
TOLThinking of laughing
WWWrong Way
BFNBig fat negative
CSBCool story, bro
AOYPAngel on your pillow
ATMAt the moment
rAre
rlyReally
TMGThat's my girl
GBTWGet back to work
2dayToday
SOHFSense of humor failure
LMFAOLaughing my freakin' a** off
TQVMThank you very much
czBecause
4qF*** you
ughDisgusted
feelsFeelings
msgMessage
DAEDoes anyone else
YWYou're welcome
AAFAlways and forever
BuhbyeBye
TGIFThank goodness it's Friday
ROFLRolling on the floor laughing
C9Parent in room
KKOK
CBACan't be ar**d
HIGHow's it going?
CTNCan't talk now
KBKiss back
IMDIn my dreams
WIPWork in progress
modModerator
kewlCool
GTRGot to run
immaI'm gonna
WBYWhat about you?
IMPOIn my personal opinion
HUMMHope you miss me
LYLCLove you like crazy
LMALeave me alone
PITAPain in the a**
TBRTo be read
BAUBusiness as usual
derpExpression of stupidity
WDUWWhat do you want
KindaKind of
HYFRHeck ya, freakin' right
NYENew Year's Eve
YRLYou are lame
ITYFI think you'll find
FCFSFirst-come, first-served
NCNo comment
mwaKiss
accActually
AYFRAre you for real?
AmazeballsAmazing
TYTTake your time
wutWhat
4UFor you
G9Goodnight
PJDWYSPersonal joke, don't worry yourself
fnFine
HMSLHolding my sides laughing
OTOther topic
4nrForeigner
WhewExpression of relief
ID10TIdiot
AWTYAre we there yet?
AOLAmerica Online
welpWell
KMMFAKiss my mother f****** a**
J4FJust for fun
TLAThree letter acronym
AYKAs you know
CTCCare to chat?
LULLove you lots
awksAwkward
BYKTABut you knew that already
LMSLet me see
FreshCool
TBCTo be continued
bdayBirthday
FinnaFixing to
gnGoodnight
PlebAn unsophisticated person
TYFAThank you for asking
NIFOCNaked in front of computer
BDUBrain dead user
hbdHappy birthday
fbFacebook
WYWTAWhat you wanna talk about?
BBWBig beautiful women
BILBoss is listening
WEGWicked evil grin
b/cBecause
SHSame here
KNPOK, no problem
GALGet a life
IMBOIn my biased opinion
ITMTIn the meantime
CMEChecking my e-mail
411Information
IWYI want you
PL&Planned
grlGirl
IMAI might add
CRDCaucasian Rhythm Disorder
SGSounds good
BetYou bet
BFAMBrother from another mother
PMKIPretty much killin' it
IWALUI will always love you
GLGood looking
TMATake my advice
LHOLaughing head off
IAI agree
FYEFor your entertainment
IKI know
LOLOLLots of laugh out louds
LYALove you always
secSecond
RYFSAre you freakin' serious?
AHFYAlways here for you
POMSParents over my shoulder
4rlFor real
TTBThat's too bad
THOTThat hoe over there
pmslPiss myself laughing
watevWhatever
Keyboard warriorA person that posts controversial opinions online
WordAgree
bnBeen
adminAdministrator
DAFDope as f***
minsMinutes
shoSure
gniteGoodnight
ALAPAs late as possible
onlOnline
NMHNot much here
wozWorry
PICNICProblem in chair, not in computer
yupzOK
cyal8rSee you later
WEMLWhatever major loser
IMYI miss you
DigitsPhone number
aightAlright
TTFNTa-ta for now
T2UTalk to you
MIAMissing in action
srslySeriously
luvLove
sortaSort of
LFTILooking forward to it
DBBSWFDream boat body, shipwreck face
IOITI'm on Irish time
RUOKAre you OK?
TCOBTakin' care of business
dcedDisconnected
OTWOff to work
BCOBig crush on
NBJFNo brag, just fact
JSJust saying
TSNFThat's so not fair
GSOHGreat sense of humor
N/CNo comment
BB4NBye bye for now
wuhWhat
CACCool as a cucumber
ICWYMI see what you mean
PYTPretty young thing
SrySorry
me2Me too
AARAt any rate
yoHi
ShortieA fine female
NOYBNone of your business
GMABGive me a break
NLNot likely
PBUHPeace be upon Him
FlexTo show off
ROTFRolling on the floor
SMLSo much love
bdBirthday
hmphStatement of disdain
xitExit
RUSAre you serious?
J/WJust wondering
yrsYears
YVWYou're very welcome
DGYFDang girl, you're fine
AIMAOL Instant Messenger
HHISHanging head in shame
MBMy bad
TTMNTalk to me now
BBIAWBe back in awhile
QFEQuestion for everyone
ezEasy
GFYGo f*** yourself
4shoFor sure
JJWYJust joking with you
KITKeep in touch
IMInstant message
MoochTo freeload
SNHSarcasm Noted Here
WaaCrying
SOOFSwear on our friendship
121One to one
DDDesignated driver
RIPRest in peace
555Laughing
BRBBathroom break
ForevsForever
WAYDWhat are you doing
KewtCute
MIMASMay I make a suggestion
kptondlKeep it on the down low
TOHTyping one-handed
TLDRToo long, didn't read
BenjaminOne hundred dollar bill
ITILYI think I like you
TWISThat's what I said
AMLAll my love
RUBAre you back
LFTDLeft for the day
wtvWhatever
IDTTI'll drink to that
FUF*** you
2MFMToo much for me
L2MListening to music
2M2MToo many to mention
GMGood move
KIKLaughing out loud
HANDHave a nice day
TTYTalk to you
DittoSame
L8Late
TYLThank you Lord
KPCKeeping parents clueless
telTelephone
TMFTToo much free time
G2RGot to run
14AA41One for all, all for one
BWQBuzzword quotient
WTAFWhat the actual f***
BRRRBBe rrright back
PDQPretty darn quick
FFFlying Fadoodle
BCBe cool
dunnoI don't know
G2GGotta go
BRBathroom

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