Top 10 terms every parent of teenagers should know
Updated: 04/12/2021 by Computer Hope
Below is a listing of what we believe should be the top terms or lingo parents of teenagers should know. Knowing these terms help you relate more with your child and help identify if they are hiding something from you.
|Parent, teacher, or another adult watching.|
|99||Parent or guardian has left.|
|ASL or A/S/L is the same as asking another user their age, sex, and location. In chat MorF or RUMORF is used to ask if male or female.|
|I love you text message code.|
|Face to face, as in lets meet in person. May also use MIRL, LMIRL, or RL, which is short for requesting to meet in real-life.|
|420||Marijuana or another drug related text message code.|
|Term describing the act of sending sexual, explicit, or pornographic messages or photos over a text message. The numeric code 8 is also used as code for oral sex.|
|Get naked on cam. Also, NIFOC is short for naked in front of computer and GYPO, which is short for get your pant's off.|
|KPC||Keep parents clueless.|
|Are you horny?|
|Send to receive, used when asking for someone's picture to get theirs.|
Computer Hope has hundreds of other used shorthand terms and chat slang listed and a dictionary of over 15,000 computer-related terms.