what's IMO?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by jvasquez18, Mar 4, 2002.

  1. jvasquez18


    Sep 23, 2000
    S.E. 323, 13
    what's IMO? i see it all the time but i don't know what it means
  2. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
  3. jvasquez18


    Sep 23, 2000
    S.E. 323, 13
    SWEET!!! my search is over. are there other initials i should know?
  4. kirbywrx

    kirbywrx formerly James Hetfield

    Jul 27, 2000
    Melbourne, Australia.
    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...:D:p
  5. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    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

  6. 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..
  7. PJR


    Jun 20, 2001
    N.E. PA
    Gear Aquisition Syndrome

    (Peter J Romano)
  8. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    BOFH rules!:D:D:D
  9. 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)
  10. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    IIRC = If I Recall/Remember Correctly
    YMMV = Your Mileage May Vary
    IMNSHO = In My Not So Humble Opinion
    POS = Piece/Pile of youknowwhat
  11. frankencow150

    frankencow150 Guest

    Oct 17, 2001
    hey oysterman,thanks so much for answering IIRC!

    What does FWIW mean?
  12. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    For What It's Worth... IIRC. :D
  13. A quick addition to the internet-slang / abreviation list :D

    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

    etc etc :D
  14. ROTFLMAO = rolling on the floor, laughing my ass off.
  15. kirbywrx

    kirbywrx formerly James Hetfield

    Jul 27, 2000
    Melbourne, Australia.
    ***=what the....fruit/frig/F***
  16. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    Also Who/Where the F.