Parents Educate Yourself about the Text Message Slangs and Acronyms Used by your Children Useful - Informative Comments: 0 Views: 2,118 Save Updated: Dec. 11, 2014 2014-12-11T16:00:44 Posted: Dec. 10, 2014 2014-12-10T12:09:12 Online Threat Alerts (OTA) A lot of parents check their children's text messages to monitor the conversations that they are having. This is a good thing especially in times like these when there are so much paedophiles online who are using technology to easily locate potential victims. But, most parents are not able to understand, translate, or clueless to the slangs and acronyms used in text messages that their children use to communicate online or on their cellphones. So, we have compiled a list of frequently used slangs and acronyms and their meanings below, to help parents interpret the slangs or acronyms used in text messages. Parents, if a slang or acronym is not listed below, please use the following text message slang and acronym translation website to get the meaning: www.noslang.com. Text Message Slangs and Acronyms and Their Meaning 1174' – Party meeting place 143 or 459 - I Love You 2MORO - Tomorrow 2NITE - Tonight 420 - Marijuana 53X – Sex 8 – Oral sex 9 - Parent watching 99 – Parent gone AAF - As A Friend AAK - Asleep At Keyboard OR Alive And Kicking AAMOF - As a matter of fact AAP - Always A Pleasure AAR8 - At Any Rate AAYF - Always Your Friend ABT - About ACC - Anyone Can Come ADAD - Another Day, Another Dollar ADN - Any Day Now AFAIAA - As Far As I Am Aware AFAIC - As Far As I'm Concerned AFAIK - As Far As I Know AIGHT - Alright AKA - Also Known As AML - All My Love ASAP - As Soon As Possible ATM - At The Moment ATYS - Anything You Say AWA - As Well As AWC - After Awhile Crocodile B4 - Before B4N - Bye For Now BAU - Business As Usual BBL - Be Back Later BBS - Be Back Soon BC or B/C - Because BCNU - Be Seein' You BD - Big Deal BEG - Big Evil Grin BF - Boyfriend BFF - Best Friends Forever BFN - Bye For Now BIF - Before I Forget BIL - Brother In Law BLNT - Better Luck Next Time BMG - Be My Guest BR - Best Regards BRB - Be Right Back Broken – Hungover from alcohol BTA - But Then Again BTDT - Been There, Done That BTW - By The Way BWDIK - But What Do I Know BYTM - Better You Than Me C-P - Sleepy CD9 - Code 9: Parents Nearby CID - Consider It Done CID – Acid (the drug) CMIIW - Correct Me If I'm Wrong COS - Change Of Subject CRB - Come Right Back CSL - Can't Stop Laughing CU - See You CU46 – See you for sex CUL or CUL8R - See You Later CUS - See You Soon CUZ - Because CWOT - Complete Waste Of Time CYA - Cover Your A** CYE - Check Your E-mail DEF - Definitely DFO - Done Fell Out DIIK - Darned If I Know DIY - Do It Yourself DKDC - Don't Know, Don't Care DOC – Drug of choice DQMOT - Don't Quote Me On This DTRT - Do The Right Thing DUCWIM - Do You See What I Mean? DW - Don't Worry DWF - Divorced White Female DWM - Divorced White Male DWBH - Don't Worry, Be Happy :O) DYFI - Did You Find It? E2EG - Ear To Ear Grin EOD - End Of Discussion EOL - End Of Life EOM - End Of Message EOR - End Of Rant ETA - Estimated Time Of Arrival EZ - Easy F2F - Face To Face F2T - Free To Talk? FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions FBM - Fine By Me FBOW - For Better Or Worse FCOL - For Crying Out Loud FIMH - Forever In My Heart FITB - Fill In The Blank FOAF - Friend Of A Friend FOFL - Falling On The Floor Laughing FOMCL - Falling Off My Chair Laughing FUBAR - Fouled Up Beyond All Recognition FWD - Forward FWIW - For What It's Worth FYEO - For Your Eyes Only FYI - For Your Information G2CU - Good To See You G2G - Got To Go G2R - Got To Run GAC - Get A Clue GAL - Get A Life GB - Goodbye GBTW - Get Back To Work GBU - God Bless You GF - Girlfriend GGN - Gotta Go Now GI - Good Idea GIWIST - Gee, I Wish I Said That GJ - Good Job GL - Good Luck GMTA - Great Minds Think Alike GNOC – Get naked on camera GOL - Giggle Out Loud GR8 - Great GTG - Got To Go GYPO – Get your pants off H8 - Hate H/O - Hold On HAGN - Have A Good Night HAGO - Have A Good One HAK - Hugs And Kisses HAND - Have A Nice Day HBU - How About You? HH - Ha-ha HHIS - Hanging Head In Shame HO - Hold On HOAS - Hold On A Second HTB - Heavens To Betsy (for the older crowd) HTH - Hope This Helps IAC - In Any Case IAE - In Any Event IC - I See ICBW - It Could Be Worse IDC - I Don't Care IDGI - I Don't Get It IDK - I Don't Know IDM - It Doesn't Matter IDTS - I Don't Think So IIRC - If I Remember Correctly IK - I Know ILY - I Love You IMHO - In My Humble Opinion IMLTHO - In My Less Than Humble Opinion IMO - In My Opinion IMPOV - In My Point Of View IPN – I’m posting naked IOW - In Other Words IRL - In Real Life IWSN – I want sex now JIC - Just In Case JK or J/K - Just Kidding JLMK - Just Let Me Know JMO - Just My Opinion JP - Just Playing JT or J/T - Just Teasing JTLYK - Just To Let You Know JW - Just Wondering K - Okay KIS - Keep It Simple KIT - Keep In Touch KOTL – Kiss on the lips KPC- Keeping parents clueless LH6 – Let’s have s3x (L)MIRL – Let’s meet in real life PIR – Parent in room PRON – P0rn POS – Parent over shoulder PYFPD - Put your freaking phone down NIFOC – Naked in front of computer STR8 - Straight SUGARPIC – Suggestive or er0tic photo TDTM – Talk dirty to me THOT – That hoe over there TWD – Texting while driving WTTP – Want to trade pictures?