People are talking…on social networks!  The world of texting, Twitter, Facebook, and all the other cyber places people gather to chat has evolved, and everyday millions of people log in and communicate!    

With the creation of Twitter and the limit to 140 characters, people were forced to get creative to say everything they wanted with the fewest possible words. With all the abbreviations, the world of social networking, however, can be a bit intimidating. For the novice, it’s difficult to keep up with this new language and know what people are saying.

The following lists will help you figure out a majority of text, twitter and social network messages.

Texting and Social Network Abbreviations: Part 2 (F – K)

Please note, in the world of cyber communication things change fast, so there may be some new abbreviations not listed.

Texting and Social Networks Abbreviations: Part 2 (F – K)


F = Meaning female
F2F = Face to face
FAAK = Falling asleep at keyboard
FAQ = Frequently asked questions
FB = FaceBook
FBF = Fat boy food (e.g. pizza, burgers, fries)
FBFR = FaceBook friend
FBM = Fine by me
FBOW = For better or worse
FC = Fingers crossed
FC'INGO = For crying out loud
FICCL = Frankly I couldn't care a less
FIIOOH = Forget it, I'm out of here
FIL = Father in law
FIMH = Forever in my heart
FISH = First in, still here
FITB = Fill in the blank
FOMC = Falling off my chair
FOAF = Friend of a friend
FOMCL = Falling off my chair laughing
FRT = For real though
FTBOMH = From the bottom of my heart
FTL = For the loss
FTW = For the win
FW = Forward
FWIW = For what it's worth
FWM = Fine with me
FYEO = For your eyes only
FYA = For your amusement
FYI = For your information


G = Grin or Giggle
G/F = Girlfriend
G2CU = Good to see you
G2G = Got to go
G2GICYAL8ER = Got to go I'll see you later
G2R = Got to run
G2TU = Got to tell u (you)
G4C = Going for coffee
G9 = Genius
GA = Go ahead
GAC = Get a clue
GAL = Get a life
GAS? = Got a second? 
GAS = Greetings and salutations
GB = Goodbye
GBTW = Get back to work
GBU = God bless you
GD = Good
GFI = Go for it
GF = Girl frie nd
GFN = Gone for now
GG = Gotta Go
GGMSOT = Gotta get me some of that
GGOH = Gotta Get Outa Here
GGP = Got to go pee
GIAR = Give it a rest
GIGO = Garbage in, garbage out
GJ = Good job
GL = Good luck
GMBA = Giggling my butt off
GMTA = Great minds think alike
GMV = Got my vote
GN = Good night
GNE1 = Good night everyone
GNIGHT = Good night
GNITE = Good night
GNSD = Good night, sweet dreams
GOI = Get over it
GOL = Giggling out loud
GR8 = Great
GRATZ = Congratulations
GRL = Girl
GRWG = Get right with God
GS = Good shot
GT = Good try
GTG = Got to go
GTRM = Going to read mail
GTSY = Great (or good) to see you
GUD = Good
GWHTLC = Glad we had this little chat


H = Hug
H8 = Hate
HAG1 = Have a good one
HAK = Hug and kiss
HAU = How about you?
H&K = Hugs & kisses
H2CUS = Hope to see you soon
HAGN = Have a good night
HAGO = Have a good one
HAND = Have a nice day
HB = Hurry back
HB = Hug back
H-BDAY = Happy Birthday
HBU = How about you?
HF = Have fun
HHIS = Head hanging in shame
HNL = (w) Hole 'nother level
HOAS = Hold on a second
HRU = How are you?
HTH = Hope this helps
HV = Have
HW = Homework


I2 = I too (me too)
IA8 = I already ate
IAC = In any case
IAE = In any event
IAO = I am out (of here)
IB = I'm back
IB = I'm back
IC = I see
ICAM = I couldn't agree more
ICBW = It could be worse
ICEDI = I can't even discuss it
ICFILWU = I could fall in love with you
IDBI = I don't believe it
IDC = I don't care
IDK = I don't know
IDTS = I don't think so
IDUNNO = I don't know
IFYP = I feel your pain
IG2R = I got to run
IGN = I (I've) got nothing
IHNI = I have no idea
IIRC = If I remember correctly
IK = I know
IKR = I know, right?
ILBL8 = I'll be late
ILU = I love you
ILY = I love you
IM = Instant message
IMHO = In my humble opinion
IMNSHO = In my not so humble opinion
IMO = In my opinion
IMS = I am sorry
IMSB = I am so bored
IMU = I miss u (you)
IOMH = In over my head
IOW = In other words
IRL = In real life
IRMC = I rest my case
ISLY = I still love you
ITYK = I thought you knew
IUSS = If you say so
IWALU = I will always love you
IWAWO = I want a way out
IYKWIM = If you know what I mean
IYO = In your opinion
IYSS = If you say so


j00 = You
j00r = Your
JAC = Just a second
JAM = Just a minute
JAS = Just a second
JC (J/C) = Just checking
JDI = Just do it
JFF = Just for fun
JIC = Just in case
JJ (J/J) = Just joking
JJA = Just joking around
JK (J/K) = Just kidding
JLMK = Just let me know
JMO = Just my opinion
JP = Just playing
JT (J/T) = Just teasing
JTLYK = Just to let you know
JW = Just wondering


K = Okay
KK = Knock, knock or Okay, Okay!
KB = Keyboard
KEWLm= Cool
KEYA = I will key you later
KEYME = Key me when you get in
KFY = Kiss for you
KIA = Know it all
KISS = Keep it simple, stupid
KIT = Keep in touch
KOC = Kiss on cheek
KOW = Knock on wood
KOTC = Kiss on the cheek
KOTL = Kiss on the lips
KNIM = Know what I mean?
KNOW = Meaning "knowledge"
KSC = Kind (of) sort (of) chuckle
KUTGW = Keep up the good work

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