Chat terms

Updated: 09/07/2019 by Computer Hope
See the shorthand definition for a listing of shorthand.
See the chat slang definition for a listing of common slang used in chat.
See the emoticon definition for a list of smiley's such as ;).
Top 10 chat terms
ROFL

Chat slang
Boot
IC
Ghosting
ROFL
Chat
Disconnect
Flood
Forum
Internet Relay Chat

Number
404

1drfl
2
2da
2moro
2Nite
<3
4
4get
10x
24x7
404

A
ASL or age sex location

AAMOF
ADN
AFAICS
AFAICT
AFAIK
AFAIR
AFK
Age, sex, location
AKA
Alias
ANFSCD
ASAP
A/S/L
ASL
ASLP
ATEOTD
ATM
AV
Avatar
AWOL
AYT

B
BRB or be right back

B4
B4N
BAE
BAMF
Ban
Bb
BBIAB
BBIAF
BBL
BBS
BBW
BCNU
Bcoz
Before anyone else
BF
BFF
BIO
Boot
BOT
Botmaster
Bout
BRB
BTDT
BTW
Buddy list

C
chatbot

CD9
Channel
Chanserv
Chat
Chatbot
Chatroulette
Chat server
Chatterbot
Ciao
Clone
CMC
Copypasta
Cos
Coz
CRB
CTC
CTFU
Cuz
CYA

D
log off

Da
Dat
DC
DCC
DDF
DFTT
DGAF
DIN
Disconnect
DIY
DM
DND
Drop
Duz

E
Emoticon

Elationship
Em
Emoji
Emoticon
Emotions
EOD
EOT
EOTD
EOW
ETA
Etc.

F
FWIW

F2F
Facebook
Face time
Fav
FFS
Flame
Flood
FMCDH
FNBN
FOAD
FOAF
Forum
FSF
FSM
FTFY
FU
FUBAR
FWIW
FYI

G
g2g

<G>
G2G
GAL
GF
GFETE
GFU
GFY
GG
Ghosting
GJ
GL
G-Lined
GM
GMTA
GNOC
Go2
Gr8
Grats
GroupMe
Grr
GTFO
GTG
GTR

H
hi

H8
HAK
HAND
Handle
HB
Hehe
Hi
H&K
Hlp
Hmm
HMU
HTH
Huh

I
IRC

IAC
IANAL
IC
ICU
IDC
IDK
Idle
Ignore
IINM
IIRC
IIUC
ILU
IM
IMAO
IMHO
IMO
Inc
Internet Relay Chat
IOW
IRC
Ircle
IRCOp
IRL
ITA
IWSN

J

J/K

K

K
Kewl
Kick
KISS
KK
K-Line

L
LOL

L8R
LAL
LAWL
LJBF
LMAO
LMIRL
LOL
LOLZ
LQTM
LTNS
Lurking
LYL
LYLAS

M
MWAH

M8
Meebo
Meh
Mhm
MIRL
Moderator
Mofo
Moof
MorF
MOTD
MSF
MSG
MSM
Mt
MTFBWY
MUT
MWAH
MYOB

N
Netiquette

N
N1
NBD
NE1
Netiquette
NGL
Nick
NIFOC
NM
NMU
NP
NRN
NS
NSFW
NVM

O
Op

OIC
OMFG
OMG
OMW
Oo
OOC
OOF
Oops
OOTO
ooVoo
Op
Operator
Orly
OTOH

P

P2P
Pastebin
PAW
Pfft
PLS
PLZ
PM
PMSL
PnP
POS
PRW

Q

QFT

R
real-time

R
RAWR
Real-time
Rite
RL
ROFL
ROFLAPMP
ROFLMAO
ROFLMAOAY
ROFLMAOWTIME
Room
Roxor
RU
RUT

S
Spam

<S>
Shorthand
Sign off
SMH
Smile
Smiley
Some1
Soz
SP
Spam
Split
Sry
STFU
Sum
Sum1

T
SMS

TANSTAAFL
TBA
TBD
TBH
Teh
Text messaging
TGIF
Tho
Thot
THX
TMI
Trillian
Tsk
TTFN
TTYL
TY
TYT
TYVM

U

U
Ur

V

Voice

W
WebEx

W/
W00t
W8
WALLOPS
Wat
WB
WE
WebEx
Whatsapp
Whisper
WMIRL
Woot
Wot
WP
WRU
WTF
WTG
WTH
WUF
Wut
WUU2

X

XD
XOXO

Y

Y
Yay
YMMV
Yrly
YT
Yur
YW

Z

Zombie

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