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!

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z  

Y = why?

Y2K = you’re too kind

YATB = you are the best

YBS = you’ll be sorry

YG = young gentleman

YHBBYBD = you’d have better bet your bottom dollar

YKYWTKM = you know you want to kiss me

YL = young lady

YL = you ’ll live

YM = you mean

YM = young man

YMMD = you’ve made my day

YMMV = your mileage may vary

YVM = you’re very welcom

YW = you’re welcome

YWIA = you’re welcome in advance

YWTHM = you want to hug me

YWTLM = you want to love me

YWTKM = you want to kiss me

YOYO = you’re on your own

YY4U = two wise for you

Y2K = year 2000 (2000 = 2k)

Y3 = yadda yadda yadda

Y6B = why 6 billion?

YABA = yet another bloody acronym

YAC = are you available to chat?

YADS = yet another dos shell

YAFA = yet another fine acronym

YAFIYGI = you asked for it, you got it

YANETUT = you are not expected to understand this

YAOTM = yet another off-topic message

YAP = yet another ploy

YBYSA = you bet your sweet ass

YCDBSOYA = you can't do business sitting on your ass!

YCDBWYCID = you can't do business when your computer is down!

YCLIU = you can look it up

YGTBK = you've got to be kidding

YGTBDSM = you've got to be dry-shaving me

YGTBSM = you've got to be s***-ing me!

YHB_ = you have been ______

YHBW = you have been warned

YHGASPL = you have got a serious problem, lad!

YHGMTPO_ = you have greatly misunderstood the purpose of ______

YHL = you have lost

YHTBT = you had to be there

YKIYEI = you killed it, you eat it

YKWIM = you know what i mean

YKYB = you know you've been

YKYB_TLW = you know you've been ______ing too long when . . .

YMMV = your mileage may vary; literally, your experience may differ .

YOYO = you're on your own

YR = yeah right

YSS = you suck severely

YWHOL = yelling woohoo out loud (as in lol)

YWSYLS = you win some, you lose some

YAA = yet another acronym

YBS = you'll be sorry

YR = yea, right. (sarcastic)

YVW = you're very welcome

YW = you're welcome

Y = why

YRG = you are good