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!
PDS = please donít shoot
PEBCAK = problem exists between chair and keyboard
PLZ = please
PM = private message
PMJI = pardon my jumping in (another way for pmfji)
PMFJI = pardon me for jumping in
PMP = peed my pants
POAHF = put on a happy face
POOF = i have left the chat
POTB = pats on the back
POS = parents over shoulder
PPL = people
PS = post script
PSA = public show of affection
PABG = pack a big gun
PBD = programmer brain damage
PBM = play by mail (games)
PCB = please call back
PCMCIA = people can't master/memorize computer industry acronyms; personal computer memory card international association
PCO = please carry on
PCYLIHOONL = please cross your legs, i have only one nail left
PD = public domain
PDA = public display of affection
PDN = public data network
PDQ = pretty damn quick
PF&HOMW = printed, framed & hanging on my wall
PFM = pure f***ing magic
PFY = pimply faced youth
PGY = post graduate year (as in pgy-1, pgy-2 etc. used in pgy med)
PHAT = pretty hot and tempting
PHB = pointy haired boss (from dilbert, i.e., doesn't have a clue)
PHD = piled higher and deeper.
PHD = push here dummy (type of automatic camera)
PICNIC = problem in chair, not in computer
PIMP = pee in my pants (often in combination)
PITA = pain in the ass
PITBY = put it in their back yard
PJW = please just wait
PKB = pot, kettle, black!
PLBKAC = problem lies between keyboard and chair
PLMKO = please let me know, ok?
PLOKTA = press lots of keys to abort
PLONK = please leave our newsgroup, killfiled!
PMBI = pardon my butting in
PMETC = pardon me etc.
PMFBI = pardon me for butting in
PMFJIH = pardon me for jumping in here.
PMJI = pardon my jumping in
PMYMHMMFSWGAD pardon me, you must have mistaken me for someone =
PMYMHMMFSWGAS pardon me, you must have mistaken me for someone who gives a s***. =
POC = prisoner of chat; peeping other chatters
POETS = piss on everything, tomorrow's saturday; piss off early,
POITS = piss on it tomorrow's saturday
POM = phase of the moon
POME = prisoner of mother england
POP = point of presence; post office protocol
POS = piece of s***; person over shoulder
POSSLQ = person of opposite sex sharing living quarters
POQ = piss off quickly
POQADCB = piss off quickly and don't come back!
POV = point of view
PPN = programmer project number (currently known as userid)
PPOSTFU = post proof or shut the f*** up
PPP = petty pet peeve; point to point protocol
PPPP = previous paragraph was polemical position
PS = post scriptum; postscript
PT = physical training
PTB = powers that be
PTM = please tell me
PTO = patent and trademark office (us govt); please turn over
PUNTS = people of utterly no tactical significance (military term)
PW = pathetic wanker; powwow
PYS = pack your stuff
P911 = my parents are in the room. p=parents, and 911=emergency, in other words either drop the subject, or watch the language.
PANS = pretty awesome new stuff (often referring to computer technology)
PCMCIA = personal computer memory cards international association
PCMCIA = people can't master computer industry acronyms (slang)
PEEPS = people. example: there sure are a lot of peeps in this room - meaning a lot of people are in the chat room.
PEEP THIS = hey, listen to this, i've got some interesting news.
PITA = pain in the ass
PMJI = pardon me for jumping in (when you enter into a new conversation)
POOF = when someone leaves a chat room, often seen as *poof* as in boy he *poofed* in a hurry.
POTS = plain old telephone service
POS = parents are looking over my shoulder.
POTS = parents over the shoulder - (my parents are watching, i can't really talk)
POS = parent over shoulder
PDS = please don't shoot
PITA = pain in the a$$