Slang Dictionary

  • On this page you will find a list of slang words, acronyms and abbreviations used in websites, chat rooms, blogs, Internet forums or text messaging with cell phones.

    There are many such words in use, some are more widely understood than others, and new ones are evolving all the time. This list is large but incomplete; however it should contain the more commonly used slang words and abbreviations.

    If you have any new abbreviations or acronyms of this type that I can add to this list, please e-mail me with them so that I can update the list!

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C&G = chuckle and grin

CAD = ctrl-alt-delete

CADET = canít add, doesnít even try

CDIWY = couldnít do it without you

CFV = call for votes

CFS = care for secret?

CFY = calling for you

CID = crying in disgrace

CIM = compuserve information manager

CLM = career limiting move

CM@TW = catch me at the web

CMIIW = correct me if iím wrong

CNP = continue in next post

CO = conference

CRAFT = canít remember a f***ing thing

CRS = canít remember s***

CSG = chuckle snicker grin

CTS = changing the subject

CU = see you

CU2 = see you too

CUL = see you later

CUL8R = see you later

CWOT = complete waste of time

CWYL = chat with you later

CYA = see ya

CYA = cover your ass

CYAL8R = see ya later

CYO = see you online

C/O = in care of (for sending mail)

C/P/S = city or country / profession / status (married/single)

CADET = can't add, doesn't even try

CB = call back

CC = carbon copy; courtesy copy

CE = creative editing

CF = charlie foxtrot; cluster f*** (meaning similar to snafu)

CFD = call for discussion

CHOWUR = see (c) how you are

CHUR = see (c) how you are

CI$ = compu$erve information service (tm)

CIC = christ, i'm confused

CIS = compuserve information system (tm)

CIAO = as in goodbye (said 'chow')

CIO = cut it out

CLAB = crying like a baby

CLOAKA = canonical list of all known acronyms

CMIIW = correct me if i'm wrong

COB = close of business

COD = cash on delivery (when receiving mail)

COTFLGOHAHA = crawling on the floor laughing guts out and having a heart attack

CPF = can pigs fly?

CRAFT = can't remember a f***ing thing

CRPG = character (or computer) role playing game

CRS = can't remember s***

CS = cop shop (police station)

CTTD = cute things they do

CTTS = cute things they say

CU = see (c) you

CUL = see (c) you later

CUL8R = see (c) you later (l8r)

CUL8TR = see (c) you later (l8tr)

CUNT = computer user non-technical

CWYL = chat with you later

CYA = cover your ass; see (c) ya

CYL = see (c) you later

CU = see you - also posted as cya

CUS = can't understand s*** (stuff)

CP = chat post

CUOL = see you on line

CC = carbon copy

CTN = can't talk now

CYE = check your e-mail

CICO = coffee in, coffee out

CNP = continued (in my) next post

CP = chat post(a chat message)

CRBT = crying real big tears

CYA = see you (seeya)

CYAL8R = see you later (seeyalata)

C[T] = cup of tea

C[C] = cup of coffee