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Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by jvasquez18, Mar 4, 2002.
what's IMO? i see it all the time but i don't know what it means
In My Opinion
SWEET!!! my search is over. are there other initials i should know?
Do a search,
I started a thread a while back called "internet slang"
Dunno if its still around but there was a bit in there about it, and a little extra...
sometimes youll see a variation>
which translates to: In My Humble Opinion
now another Frequently Asked Abbreviation is:
but im leaving that for someone else to respond
Dr. AllodoX's quick-tutor in Internet slang.
IMO = In My Opionion
IMHO = In My Hunble Opinion
IMGO = In My Greatest Opinion
LOL = Laughing Out Loud ( Also : the Dutch word " lol " means " fun " )
ROTFL = Rolling Over The Floor Laughing
STFU = Shut the **** Up
RTFM = Read the ****ing Manual ( alternative : Read The Friendly Manual )
BOFH = Bastard Operator From Hell ( Sadistic system administrator )
PFY = Pimple Faced Youth ( Assistant System Administrator )
EG = Example Given
IE = In Exception
BBL = Be Back Later
BRB = Be Right Back
AFK = Away From Keyboard
AFAIK = As Far As I Know
AFAIR = As Far As I Recall
AFAIC = As Far As I'm Concearned (sp?)
FAIC = For All I Care
ASAP = As Soon As Possible
10-4 = Ok, i understand
etc, etc, there are tons more, but i think these are some of the most common ones..
Gear Aquisition Syndrome
(Peter J Romano)
FLK = Funny Looking Kid
FLP = Parents of an FLK
FLKWGLM = Funny Looking Kid with a Good Looking Mom
FOS = In need of an enema
TTR = Tattoo To Tooth Ratio (no other explanation required)
IIRC = If I Recall/Remember Correctly
YMMV = Your Mileage May Vary
IMNSHO = In My Not So Humble Opinion
POS = Piece/Pile of youknowwhat
hey oysterman,thanks so much for answering IIRC!
What does FWIW mean?
For What It's Worth... IIRC.
A quick addition to the internet-slang / abreviation list
d00d = Dude
l33t / 31337 = elite , a.k.a. " ultra cool "
YMCA = cool, but very gay, song by Village People.
STFW = Search The ****ing / Friendly Web
h2g2 = The hitchiker's guide to the Galaxy, a.k.a. the standard repository of all knowledge.
FAQ = Frequently Asked Question
QQA = Quick Question & Answer
n00bz = Newbies
OS = 1) Operating system; 2) Oldschool 3) Obsolete Site
lurk = see : leech
leech = downloading, also known as a small creature that sucks the blood out of mammols & other large carbon-based life-forms.
pump = uploading
foobar = derived from fubar
fubar = ****ed up, beyong any recognition (sp?)
b0rked = broken
ROTFLMAO = rolling on the floor, laughing my ass off.
Also Who/Where the F.
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