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Text Messaging Slang

Nearly everyone has a mobile phone these days, so text messaging has become one of the most common mediums for using chat slang. By using acronyms and abbreviations in your text messages, you can save characters and type your messages even faster. Below is a list of slang terms that can help you improve your texting efficiency.

Slang Term Meaning Popularity
411Information
ASAPAs soon as possible
ATMAt the moment
b4Before
WhoaExpression of surprise
b/cBecause
BRBBe right back
BTWBy the way
ughDisgusted
CYECheck your email
gfGirlfriend
BroBrother
GTGGot to go
HOASHold on a second
IACIn any case
ICI see
IDKI don't know
fbFacebook
IMOIn my opinion
J/KJust kidding
L8Late
l8rLater
LMKLet me know
secSecond
SMSShort Message Service
SelfieA picture of yourself
LOLLaughing out loud
pervPervert
MYOBMind your own business
NMNot much
NPNo problem
OMGOh my gosh
SMHShaking my head
TBCTo be continued
TCTake care
FTWFor the win
thxThanks
TIAThanks in advance
TTFNTa-ta for now
TTYLTalk to you later
TYThank you
w/With
W8Wait
WBWrite back
w/oWithout
WTFWhat the f***
YWhy
YWYou're welcome
ZZZSleeping
NCNo comment
hwHomework
24/7Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
SrySorry
BAEBefore anyone else
ROFLRolling on the floor laughing
VMVoicemail
MMBMessage me back
IKRI know, right?
CTNCan't talk now
PHATPretty hot and tempting
2To
hahaLaughing
msgMessage
plsPlease
uYou
URYour
OMWOn my way
XDDLaughing especially hard
AMAntemeridian
PMPostmeridian
143I love you
WDYMWhat do you mean?
KindaKind of
BDBig deal
TSNFThat's so not fair
NITMNot in the mood
bcBecause
NSFWNot safe for work
A3Anytime, anywhere, anyone
AWLAlways with love
BTDTBeen there, done that
rntAren't
COBClose of business
CUSee you
SextingSending sexually explicit messages
CULSee you later
AFAICAs far as I'm concerned
TTLTime to leave
EOMEnd of message
gbGoodbye
ITRIn the room
dunnoI don't know
CGComputer Graphics
obvObviously
MBMy bad
HFHave fun
IDFWUI don't f*** with you
LQTMLaughing quietly to myself
*$Starbucks
IMYI miss you
YGMYou've got mail
IABIn a bit
WDYTWhat do you think
BBBye bye
onlOnline
minsMinutes
SFFSo freaking funny
RUSAre you serious?
KWIMKnow what I mean
mehWhatever
LYLLove you lots
WASWait a second
WoahExpression of surprise
MMSMultimedia Messaging Service
h8rHater
nxtNext
TixTickets
BABad a**
d/cDisconnected
MMAMeet me at
nAnd
AFAs f***
NLTNo later than
nmNevermind
no1No one
KKOK
nvmNevermind
OICOh, I see
OTOHOn the other hand
plzPlease
str8Straight
ZOMGOh my gosh!
TTYSTalk to you soon
HRUHow are you
TYVMThank you very much
TAFNThat's all for now
HMUHit me up
xxKisses
GB2WGet back to work
lilLittle
XOKiss and Hug
CYFCheck your Facebook
WRTWith regard to
WUWhat's up
PIOPass it on
WTHWhat the heck
4UFor you
TBCLTo be continued later
GMABGive me a break
rdyReady
RUAre you
LLSLaughing like s***
gonnaGoing to
WPMWords per minute
yaYes
ltrLater
PadHouse
LBRLet's be real
yupYes
LJKLOL just kidding
h/wHomework
SOADSystem of a Down
yepYes
RxPrescription
SGSounds good
hlpHelp
HottieAttractive person
HIMYMHow I Met Your Mother
ErmahgerdOh my gosh
tlkTalk
THOTThat hoe over there
CTMChuckle to myself
WCWWoman-crush Wednesday
IDUI don't understand
TWDTexting while driving
gimmeGive me
MTMistype
TBRTo be rude
TWISThat's what I said
czBecause
XKiss
rlyReally
2dayToday
2niteTonight
4For
cSee
CMCall me
ezEasy
ROFLOLRolling on the floor laughing out loud
LMALeave me alone
nvrNever
TCBTaking care of business
BFFLBest friend for life
IMInstant Messenger
FTTBFor the time being
LMIRLLet's meet in real life
h8Hate
thruThrough
luvLove
ALOLActually laughing out loud
4wardForward
MTFMore to follow
CTCCall the cell
rAre
MIAMissing in action
PRWParents are watching
G9Goodnight
f9Fine
prvtPrivate
U2UUp to you
2mrTomorrow
lolzLaugh out louds
ATWAll the way
PDAPublic display of affection
deetsDetails
DYDDon't you dare
eaEach
IOUI owe you
IEThat is
GTGGood to go
WRUDWhat are you doing
NLNot likely
OCOf course
OTGOn the ground
BGBig grin
555Laughing
DMIDon't mention it
LMSOLaughing my socks off
GNSTGood night, sleep tight
LDRLong distance relationship
ILYI love you
OOOver and out
2H2HToo hot to handle
2l8Too late
2U2To you too
4gmForgive me
4rlFor real
IMVUInstant Messaging Virtual Universe
LMOLeave me one
GOMBGet off my back
ILAMYI love and miss you
BRHBe right here
IWUI want you
CUSSee you soon
CYLCatch ya later
emE-mail
ILYSMI love you so much
*$$Starbucks
PTOPass this on
POCPiece of crap
AFAIACAs far as I am concerned
GTRGot to run
DMYDon't mess yourself
HUHook up
FAFFunny as fluff
WWIWhat was it
btwnBetween
DYKDid you know
NBNot bad
AWHFYAre we having fun yet?
TMTell me
SWASSaid with a smile
DQMOTDon't quote me on this
gnGoodnight
LOLHKLots of love, hugs, and kisses
BASORBreathing a sigh of relief
OMGNOh my gosh noob
H&KHugs and kisses
WEMLWhatever major loser
HKHugs and kisses
LYSMLove you so much
FAHFunny as heck
YCCOIYou can count on it
RTFBRead the flippin' book
YKIYou know it
kewlCool
T2UTalk to you
AWTAt what time
heheLaughing
SBTSorry 'bout that
TMGThat's my girl
TTLTalk to you later
FMLF*** my life
LULLove you lots
ISOIs seeking other
ISTMIt seems to me
JFKJust freakin' kidding
JLMKJust let me know
OMOh man
J/PJust playing
b/fBoyfriend
TQVMThank you very much
KISSKeep it simple, stupid
WMAOWorking my a** off
L2MListening to music
DXDriving
LYLove ya
TOUThinking of you
RTFReturn the favor
NBDNo big deal
NFWNo freakin' way
NTNice try
PIMPPeeing in my pants (laughing)
YMMDYou made my day
sk8Skate
IONOI don't know
BBTBe back tomorrow
SOLS*** out of luck
SOSSame old stuff
WDWell done
SSDDSame stuff, different day
AOYPAngel on your pillow
STHUShut the heck up
MOSMom over shoulder
SWAKSealed with a kiss
TOLThinking of laughing
TAYThinking about you
TCOTaken care of
TDTMTalk dirty to me
4U2For you too
TGIFThank goodness it's Friday
rawrRoar
TOHTyping one-handed
tnxThanks
YRLYou are lame
OOHOut of here
URYou are
2BTo be
IMDIn my dreams
VBGVery big grin
2kTalk
ADMAy dios mio
WBPWrite back please
MUMiss you
minMinute
TTTTToo tired to talk
ICHII can't help it
WTGWay to go
YRGYou are good
YVWYou're very welcome
BWDIKBut what do I know
lawlLOL
IADIt all depends
CYOSee you online
LYLCLove you like crazy
AYSOSAre you stupid or something?
AARAt any rate
AYFRAre you for real?
sSmiling
HFCHoly freaking crap
PAHParents at home
GR&DGrinning, running, and ducking
BIOYABlow it out your a**
4COLFor crying out loud
EMLEmail me later
AYKAs you know
AYWKAs you well know
AOCAvailable on cell
ILY2I love you too
2M2HToo much to handle
CMBCall me back
KBKiss back
KKiss
KOTCKiss on the cheek
DRKDon't really know
NBJFNo brag, just fact
CTRNCan't talk right now
bdBirthday
havHave
NTMYNice to meet you
TWHSThat's what he said
TWSSThat's what she said
KOTLKiss on the lips
HSIKHow should I know
poedP*ssed off
OTLOut to lunch
OLTLOne Life to Live
PLMKPlease let me know
RAKRandom act of kindness
addyAddress
UTYou there?
TTYTTalk to you tomorrow
xlntExcellent
YSWYeah sure whatever
IDRI don't remember
LALLaugh a little
ttlyTotally
BRTBe right there
1ceOnce
SMFSo much fun
SINBADSingle income, no boyfriend, absolutely desperate
WUAWhat's up anyway?
addAddress
TBYTeacher behind you
bBe
b-dayBirthday
JASJust a second
CIDConsider it done
cuzBecause
NGNo good
CUBCall you back
HMSLHolding my sides laughing
daThe
OMFGOh my freaking gosh
FUF*** you
STFUShut the f*** up
OAROn a roll
CMEChecking my e-mail
IAMIn a minute
ploxPlease
faveFavorite
d8Date
QFEQuestion for everyone
TMTrouble maker
ILYKI'll let you know
IDTI don't think
SWALKSealed with a loving kiss
IDMBI'll do my best
JWJust wondering
JSJust saying
G2GGood to go
DUDarn you
ILUI love you
MMMake me
IHYI hate you
IYQI like you
JICJust in case
HOPEHave Only Positive Expectations
mgmtManagement
bupBackup Plan
mtgMeeting
neAny
IDEKI don't even know
DNDDo not disturb
AISBAs I said before
PL&Planned
D/CDon't care
IAI agree
RUOKAre you OK?
w00tJoy and excitement
sozI'm sorry
spkSpeak
telTelephone
YYSSYeah yeah, sure sure
TMBText me back
txThanks
TRBLTerrible
w8nWaiting
wkndWeekend
ITILYI think I like you
WOTWaste of time
WRUWhere are you
WUDWhat are you doing
ATPMAbout to pee myself
FOTFLFalling on the floor laughing
BSBull s***
YDIYou deserved it
SYTSee you tomorrow
4everForever
ROLMBORolling over laughing my butt off
BifflesBest friends for life
DKDon't know
N2WNot to worry
WUU2What are you up to
e1Everyone
W2GWay to go
YTYou there?
GFYGood for you
AYPIAnd your point is?
FGSFor goodness sake
IDCI don't care
OTWOn the way
ROTFLMAORolling on the floor laughing my a** off
IDTSI don't think so
g/fGirlfriend
SBTMShould be there momentarily
ROTFLOLRolling on the floor laughing out loud
TTYAWTalk to you after work
A2TAddicted to texting
CYTSee you tomorrow
AHAt home
4evaForever
HORUHow old are you
GLWTGood luck with that
ATSTAt the same time
CSLCan't stop laughing
SNMPSo not my problem
IMSI am sorry
aznAsian
WTWhat the
MU@Meet you at
GGOHGotta get out of here
NRNNot right now
NTNo thanks
TACThat ain't cool
WTHWTWhat the heck was that?
AYTMTBAnd you're telling me this because
JJoking
OBTWOh, by the way
TWSIThat was so ironic

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