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World of Warcraft Slang

With over 10 million active players, Blizzard's World of Warcraft (WoW) is the quintessential massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG). The large World of Warcraft community has also created a large number of chat slang terms specific to the game. The list below should help you brush up on your WoW slang skills.

Slang Term Meaning Votes
GrindingPlaying long hours
CamperA player who doesn't move
MMORPGMassively multiplayer online role-playing game
LFLooking for
RPRoleplay
WoWWorld of Warcraft
GBGuild bank
pwnedOwned
RPGRole-playing game
w00tJoy and excitement
altAlternate character
critCritical Strike
bioBathroom
WTSWant to sell
GMGame master
BoomkinMoonkin druid
GankingLaunching a surprise attack
invInvite
LFGLooking for group
gratsCongratulations
oneshotOne shot completion
repReputation
UberThe best
TwinkPowerful low-level character
RLReal life
matsMaterials
MMOMassively multiplayer online
LFMLooking for more
APAttack power
cataCataclysm
DingLevel up
WTTWant to trade
MDPSMelee damage per second
pwntOwned
MTMistype
25mTwenty-five man
HMHard mode
FFFocus fire
OOCOut of character
PCPlayer character
HOTHeal over time
intIntellect
shatShattrath City
protProtection
brezBattle resurrection
jcJewelcrafter
WTBWant to buy
LF1MLooking for one more
BOEBind on equip
HPSHeals per second
LFWLooking for work
RDPSRanged damage per second
SPSpell power
WOTLKWrath of the Lich King
AHAuction house
bgBattleground
BISBest in slot
dalDalaran
deDisenchant
FPFlight point
gratzCongratulations
karaKarazhan
addsAdditional mobs
PullEnter combat
rezResurrection
DBMDeadly Boss Mods
naxNaxxaramas
WipeTotal death
RaidRaid group
specSpecialization
restoRestoration
MCMind Control
strStrength
agiAgility
T4TThanks for trade
BurstCombination of attacks in a short span of time
Bot mafiaA legion of automated World of Warcraft characters
TYFPThank you for party
LFPLooking for party
PVEPlayer versus environment
PSTPlease send tell
BOPBind on pickup
GSGear score
patPatrol
iccIcecrown Citadel
ksKingslayer
waggroWife aggro
TrashDungeon enemy mob groups
naxxNaxxaramas
NinjaLoot stealer
PTRPublic test realm
discDiscipline
MuleAlternate character for storage
xmuteTransmute
FFFaerie fire
ToonAlternate character
wootWonderful loot
shattShattrath City
wgWintergrasp
belfBlood Elf
hp5Health per five seconds
arpenArmor penetration
BoTBastion of Twilight
GTGGood to go
AEArea of effect
TwinkingLeveling up with assistance
LOMLow on mana
10mTen man
BCBurning Crusade
mutMutilate
RMPRogue, Mage, Priest
defDefense
DKPDragon kill points
MOPMists of Pandaria
iddIndeed