LOL, IMHO, TL;DR, w00t and more. If you are confused about the various acronyms and terms people use on the Internet, then this page is for you! You may find some of these on the discussion forums or chat:
Here are a common terms listed in alphabetical order:
Word Meaning Newbie Someone who is new at something Noob or n00b A somewhat less polite form of newbie Thread A discussion topic w00t An expression of joy: Woohoo!
Here are some common acronyms listed in alphabetical order:
Acronym Meaning AFAIK As Far As I Know AFK Away From Keyboard ATM At The Moment BBL Be Back Later BRB Be Right Back BTW By The Way CWOT Complete Waste Of Time FTW For The Win FYI For Your Information IDC I Don't Care IDK I Don't Know IIRC If I Recall Correctly IMHO In My Humble (or Honest) Opinion IMNSHO In My Not So Humble Opinion IMO In My Opinion IRL In Real Life ITT In This Thread LMAO Laughing My Ass Off LOL Laughing Out Loud NC No Comment NM Nothing Much NP No Problem MYOB Mind Your Own Business NOYB None Of Your Business NSFW Not Safe For Work OMG Oh My God OP Original Post (or Poster) OT Off Topic OTOH On The Other Hand PEBKAC Problem Exists Between Keyboard And Chair POV Point Of View ROFL Rolling On (the) Floor Laughing (sometimes ROTFL) ROFLMAO Rolling On (the) Floor Laughing My Ass Off (sometimes ROTFLMAO) RTFM Read The F...ing Manual THX Thanks TNX Thanks TL;DR Too Long; Didn't Read TMI Too Much Information TTYL Talk To You Later TY Thank You TYVM Thank You Very Much WTF What The F... WTH What The Hell
There are of course many others, some omitted simply because they are irrelevant to Talk.tt, have no place in a well-to-do discussion, or were simply overlooked due to the sheer number that exist! Hopefully however this list is some assistance to the Talk.tt community.