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