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

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