[SI-LIST] : Acronyms

Douglas McKean ([email protected])
Mon, 24 May 1999 16:43:17 -0700

I'm not recommending the use of such things
here on the SI-List. But, for those who think
they would benefit knowing the acronyms used
elsewhere, here's a little list.


TLA: Three Letter Acronym

AFK: Away From Keyboard
ATM: At The Moment
BBL: Be Back Later
BBS: Be Back Soon
BFN: Bye For Now
BRB: Be Right Back
BTW: By The Way
CUL: See You Later
IMO: In My Opinion
GFY: Good For You
LOL: Laughs Out Loud
MMD: Make My Day


ETLA: Extended Three Letter Acronym

AFAIK: As Far As I Know
GD&R: Grinning, Ducking, and Running (after snide remark)
IMHO: In My Humble Opinion
IMNSHO: In My Not-So-Humble Opinion
IIRC: If I Remember Correctly
OTOH: On The Other Hand
ROTFL: Rolling On The Floor Laughing
TTFN: Ta Ta For Now

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