Over 100 Useful Chat Abbreviations for Facebook, BBM, 2go, IMs…


When people communicate on IM (Yahoo Messenger, Gtalk and etc.), Social Media site/application ( Facebook, Twitter,2go , Google+ and etc.), they tend to use some abbreviations to make their chatting moments more faster and easier.

Useful-Facebook-Abbreviations

At times, we see abbreviations when chatting that we’re not familiar with, and it is somehow downgrading to be asking the other person the meaning of the abbreviation that was sent to you. So here are over 100 most used abbreviations that you can use and as well keep in mind.

List of Useful Acronyms & Abbreviations for Social Media Site (Facebook, Twitter, Google +, 2go, etc.) and IM (Yahoo Messenger, Gtalk, etc.)

  • AFK – away from the keyboard
  • ASAP – As Soon As Possible
  • ASL – Age/Sex/Location
  • ATM – At The Moment
  • A3 – Anytime, Anywhere, Anyplace
  • BBL – Be Back Later
  • BBS – Be Back Soon
  • BBQ – Barbecue
  • BFN/B4N – Bye For Now
  • BRB – Be Right Back
  • BRT – Be Right There
  • BTW – By The Way
  • B4N – Bye For Now
  • Blog – Also known as web log or an online journal
  • CU – See You
  • CYA – See You
  • cuz – because
  • EM – email
  • Fav – favorite
  • DND – Do not Disturb
  • EOF – End Of File
  • FAQ – Frequently asked questions
  • FTL – For the loss
  • FTW – For the win
  • FYI – For your information
  • FB – Facebook
  • FML – my life (the first word most often interpreted as a four-letter one)
  • FTF or F2F – face to face
  • FWD – forward
  • GTG – Got to Go
  • G9 – Genius
  • GBTW – Get back to work
  • GF – Great/good fight/girlfriend
  • GFU – Good for you
  • Gratz – Congratulations
  • GM – Good Morning
  • GN – Good Night
  • HAND – Have A Nice Day
  • HF – Have fun
  • HT – hat tip
  • HTH – hope that helps
  • IIRC – if I remember correctly
  • IRL – in real life
  • IC – I See
  • ICQ – I Seek you
  • ILU – I Love You
  • IM – Instant Messenger
  • J/K – Just kidding
  • KISS – Keep it simple stupid
  • LI – LinkedIn
  • KISS – Keep it simple stupid
  • LDR – Long Distance Relationship
  • LMAO – Laugh My Ass Off
  • LOL – Laughing Out Loud
  • LTNS – Long Time No See
  • L8R – Later
  • M/F – Male or Female
  • Msg – Message
  • M8 – Mate
  • NE1 – Anyone
  • NP – No Problem
  • OIC – Oh I See
  • OS – Operating system
  • OMG – Oh my God!
  • PLZ – Please
  • PPL – People
  • RIP – Rest in Piece
  • s2pid – stupid
  • SD – Sweet Dreams
  • SEC- second
  • sk8 – skate
  • Some1 – someone
  • Spoz – suppose
  • Sry – sorry
  • SS – so sorry
  • str8 – Straight
  • SU – shut up
  • SYS – see you soon
  • SUP – What’s Up
  • SYL – See you later
  • THX – Thank You
  • OH – overheard
  • TYVM – thank you very much
  • TTYL – Talk To You Later
  • TG – That’s great
  • TOS – Terms of service
  • TC – Take Care
  • U – You
  • U4E – Yours For Eve
  • WB – Welcome Back
  • WTF – What the F**k
  • W8 – Wait
  • YW – you’re welcome
  • LMK : Let me know
  • POS: Parents Over shoulder
  • WTH : What the hell
  • SOS: Someone on Shoulder
  • TTYL : Talk to you later
  • BFF : Best female Friend/ Best Friends forever
  • BMT : Before my time
  • ASAIC: As soon as I can
  • JFY: Just for you
  • 1NAM : One in a million
  • ROFL: Rolling on Floor laughing
  • B4N : Bye for now.
  • 404 : No clue
  • 4Eva: Forever
  • BOT: Back on Topic
  • PMSL: Pissing myself laughing.
  • YSIC: Why should I care
  • Wru: Where are you?
  • WOA: Work of Art

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