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What does DH stand for??

Posted by on May. 4, 2007 at 6:42 PM
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I'm starting to learn some of the abbreviations on here, but I haven't figured this one out yet.  I think it has something to do with husband, but what is the D then???
by on May. 4, 2007 at 6:42 PM
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cgsmom
by on May. 4, 2007 at 6:45 PM
Darling/Dear or if he's been bad, Dumb!
Cherish77
by Cherish on May. 4, 2007 at 6:54 PM
lol dumb, I will have to agree with that at times
Yes, it means dear, I remember when I was new to the internet, now my hubby calls me the expert.
123kat
by on May. 4, 2007 at 6:56 PM
I've been wondering that, too!  I"m getting the hang of it!
Robin
by Head Admin on May. 4, 2007 at 7:18 PM
Hi,

I posted a list of common abbreviations on the Getting Started and Making Friends at CafeMom post.   DH can have a few meanings.Smile

Here's the list...
Some Common Abbreviations

Writing in all capitals - shouting

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, etc
DIKU = Do I Know You
DS = Dearest Son, Darling Son, etc (can also mean Direct Sales)
DSA = Direct Selling Association
F2F = Face to Face
FAQ = Frequently Asked Question
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
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
PITA = Pain in the AcronymsPOV = Point of View PP = Previous Poster
PTMM = Please Tell Me More
RAK/DAK=Random Acts of Kindness/Deliberate Acts of Kindness
ROFL or ROTFL = Rolling on the Floor Laughing
ROFLMBO = Rolling on the Floor Laughing My Butt Off SAH(M) =Stay at Home (Mom)
SIL = Sister-in-Law
SO = Significant Other
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
AnnF
by on May. 4, 2007 at 7:21 PM
depends on the post but it can mean Darn Husband tooLaughing
rachelkay23
by on May. 4, 2007 at 8:58 PM
Thanks.....I was thinking damn husband....  :)
AnnF
by on May. 4, 2007 at 11:04 PM
yep! that's how it's used. I'm sure that is how it started but those that don't use that language switched it to Darn and somehow some of these wives luv their hubbys(go figure Laughing) and they call them dear and darlingTongue out
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