Updated: 07/20/2017 by Computer Hope
Parent over shoulder of girl on computer

Shorthand for parents are watching, PRW is used by children and teens to let others know in chat and other text-based communications that a parent is watching their conversation.

A child may use the "PRW" term in chat to alert others in a chat to not say things that could get the child in trouble by the parent or guardian who is watching them.

CD9, Chat terms