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CHAT ACRONYMS

There are a number of acronyms which you may use in lieu of complete sentences to communicate with other users.

AKA
Also known as


AFK
Away from keyboard


BAK
Back at keyboard


BIF
Basis in fact


BRB
Be right back


BTW
By the way


CU
See you


CUL
See you later


FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions


FWIW
For what it's worth


FYA
For your amusement


FYI
For your information


GMTA
Great minds think alike


HHOK
Ha ha, only kidding


HHOS
Ha ha, only serious


IAC
In any case


IMO
In my opinion


IMHO
In my humble opinion


IMNSHO
In my not-so-humble opinion


IMAO
In my arrogant opinion


IOW
In other words


LOL
Laughing out loud


MOTD
Message of the day


NBIF
No basis in fact


NRN
No response necessary


OTOH
On the other hand


PMJI
Pardon my jumping in


PC
Politically Correct (or Personal Computer)


PI
or PIC Politically Incorrect


POV
Point of view


RL
Real life


ROFL
Rolling on the floor laughing


RSN
Real soon now


TIA
Thanks in advance


TIC
Tongue in cheek


[TM]
Trademark


TTFN
Ta-ta for now


TYL
Talk to you later


WB
Welcome back


WTG
Way to go


YMMV
Your mileage may vary


unPC
Same thing as PI



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