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Am I stupid???

I don't understand the abbreviations. Like SO, DD, and all of the other ones.I know there short for husband, boyfriend, etc.

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mommyfox03

Asked by mommyfox03 at 10:40 AM on Aug. 9, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • No, just go check out the FAQ page. you're a noob aren't ya?
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 10:42 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • 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
    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
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 10:43 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • Im with you i dont understand alot of them either. Like DD im not sure what that is so no your not stupid but if you figure it out let me know as well.
    apiegurl

    Answer by apiegurl at 10:44 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • No I am not new, that's why I am so stupid. I just write those out. Ahhhh
    mommyfox03

    Comment by mommyfox03 (original poster) at 10:45 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • 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
    LMAO = Laughing My A$$ Off
    LMBO = Laughing My Butt Off
    LO = Little One
    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
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 10:45 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • Okay, there's too many to copy and paste, so here's the link!

    http://www.cafemom.com/group/416/forums/read/11442691/The_CafeMom_Help_Desk_Ask_Questions_Here_FAQs_Tips_and_Abbreviations

    Just copy and paste this and it'll take you there.
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 10:46 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • yes.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:20 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • why leave a anonymous answer?
    mommyfox03

    Comment by mommyfox03 (original poster) at 11:27 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

  • i don't think you're stupid.. it took me awhile to learn all the abbreviations on CM.
    shorty13417

    Answer by shorty13417 at 3:33 PM on Aug. 9, 2010

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