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What do they mean?

It's driving me crazy. Someone please tell me what DD and DH and all those other annoying things mean. I didn't know I needed a dang code book when I signed up.

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faile

Asked by faile at 4:53 PM on Oct. 4, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • Dear Daugter, Dear Husband, Dear Son, Little One Significant Other
    amyofthejungle

    Answer by amyofthejungle at 4:55 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • DD is dear daughter, DS is dear son, DH is dear husband, SS is step son, SD is step daughter, FIL is father-in-law, MIL is mother-in-law, OS is significant other. There are more but can't think of them.
    jessicamelia83

    Answer by jessicamelia83 at 5:16 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • I stole this from a friend who stole it from the newcomers group!
    AC = Adopted child
    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!!)
    BIL = Brother-in-Law
    BL = Belly Laugh
    BRB = Be Right Back
    BTW = By the Way
    CM = CafeMom
    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, Darling Husband, D**k Head, Dill Hole (Angie's) etc
    DIKU = Do I Know You
    DS = Dearest Son, Darling Son, etc (can also mean Direct Sales)
    DSA = Direct Selling Association
    chillemi78

    Answer by chillemi78 at 6:33 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • ETA = Estimated time of arrival or Edited to add
    F2F = Face to Face
    FAQ = Frequently Asked Question
    FC = Foster child
    FIL = Father-in-law
    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
    JK = Just Kidding
    JMO = Just my opinion/observation
    JUD = Jumping up and down
    KWIM = Know What I Mean
    chillemi78

    Answer by chillemi78 at 6:35 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • LMAO = Laughing my a$$ 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
    OIC = Oh I see
    OMG = Oh My Gosh
    OT = Off Topic
    OTOH = On The Other Hand
    PIOG = Posted in other groups
    PITA = Pain in the Acronyms
    POV = Point of View
    PP = Previous Poster
    PTMM = Please Tell Me More
    chillemi78

    Answer by chillemi78 at 6:37 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • 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 = Significant Other
    SS = Step Son
    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
    chillemi78

    Answer by chillemi78 at 6:37 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • Wow Chillemi78, I had no idea there were so many!
    Ilovepie77

    Answer by Ilovepie77 at 9:31 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • who can remember all those. i have some down but some stump me still...lol..!
    melody77

    Answer by melody77 at 9:42 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

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