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I'm new so forgive me..

I just joined on here because i found so much information fun useful and interesting! i LOVE it. But i don't know what the abbreviations are that people are using.

"DD" "DS" "DH" things like this and referring to their kids or spouse? any help so i can understand better ! :) thanks!

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MOMMA111

Asked by MOMMA111 at 5:20 AM on Oct. 8, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • AC = Adopted Child
    AF = Aunt Flo
    AP= Attachment Parenting
    ATM = At the Moment
    AYT = Are You There
    BBL = Be Back Later
    BF = Boy Friend (also sometimes best friend, breast-feeding or breakfast, depending on context!!)
    BFN = Big Fat Negative
    BFP = Big Fat Positive
    BIL = Brother-In-Law
    BL = Belly Laugh
    BRB = Be Right Back
    BTW = By The Way
    CIO = Crying It Out
    CM = CafeMom
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 5:52 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • CYL = Catch Ya' Later
    DD = Dearest Daughter, Darling Daughter, etc
    DF = Dear/Darling Fiance'
    DH = Dear Hubby (Or Husband), Darling Hubby, Darn Hubby, Dumb Hubby, etc
    DIKU = Do I Know You
    DS = Dearest Son, Darling Son, etc (can also mean Direct Sales)
    DSA = Direct Selling Association
    ETA = Estimated Time of Arrival or Edited To Add
    F2F = Face To Face
    FAQ = Frequently Asked Question
    FC = Foster Child
    FIL = Father-In-Law
    FTW = For The Win
    FWIW = For What It's Worth
    GF = Girl Friend
    HTH = Hope That Helps
    IKWYM = I Know What You Mean
    IM = Instant Message
    IMHO = In My Humble/Honest Opinion
    IRL = In Real Life
    ISO = In Search Of
    ITA = I Totally Agree
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 5:53 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • ftm-first time mom
    Lovin_mybaby5

    Answer by Lovin_mybaby5 at 5:53 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • JMO = Just My Opinion/Observation
    JUD = Jumping Up And Down
    KWIM = Know What I Mean
    LMAO = Laughing My A$$ Off
    LMBO = Laughing My Butt Off
    LOL = Laughing Out Loud or Lots Of Laughs
    MB = Message Board
    MD = Meltdown
    MIL = Mother-In-Law
    MIS/DS = Mom's In Sales Direct Selling
    NAD = Nursing At Desk
    NAK = Nursing At Keyboard
    OIC = Oh I See
    OMG = Oh My Gosh
    OP = Original Poster
    OT = Off Topic
    OTOH = On The Other Hand
    PIOG = Posted In Other Groups
    PITA = Pain In The Acronyms
    PM = Private Message
    POV = Point Of View
    PP = Previous Poster
    PTMM = Please Tell Me More
    RAK/DAK=Random Acts Of Kindness/Deliberate Acts Of Kindness
    RE = Rolling Eyes
    ROFL or ROTFL = Rolling On The Floor Laughing
    ROFLMBO = Rolling On The Floor Laughing My Butt Off
    SAH(M) =Stay At Home (Mom)
    SD = Step Daughter
    SIL = Sister-In-Law
    SO =
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 5:54 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • SS = Step Son
    STBX = Soon To Be Ex
    TIA = Thanks In Advance
    TMI = Too Much Information
    TOM = Time Of The Month
    TTC = Trying To Conceive
    TTYL = Talk To You Later
    TY = Thank You
    WAH(M) = Work At Home (Mom)
    WOTH(M) = Work Outside the Home (Mom)
    WB = Welcome Back
    WTG = Way To Go
    WTH = What The Heck


    There ya go the entire list :D Hope that helps ya some!
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 5:54 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • wow Mrs. Harsh said it all, she even had some on there I didnt know, and i've been on a few years.
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 6:18 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • That was awesome! thank you quite a few i knew.. from texting i'm A "text aholic" lol but wow that's great. :) thanks!!!!!!
    MOMMA111

    Answer by MOMMA111 at 6:40 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • I hate the abbreviations and almost always wright everything out. I do use OP though.
    lovetwins89

    Answer by lovetwins89 at 9:33 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

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