SMS: abbeviations and meaning

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With more and more people using Internet chat rooms and text messaging as a communication media a new language was specially tailored to meet the demands of timesaving immediacy and compactness. If you have received a text message from someone that seemed to be in its own foreign language, or got stuck in an online conversation unable to understand a thing, this list will help you find the key.


Abbreviation
Meaning
@
at
ASAP
as soon as possible
ATM
at the moment
B/F
boyfriend
B4
before
B4N
bye for now
CMON
come on
COS
because
CU
see you
G/F
girlfriend
GB
googbye
GL/HF
Good luck, have fun
GR8
great
H&K
hugs&kisses
H2CUS
hope to see you soon
H8
hate
HAND
have a nice day
HRU
How are you?
IDUNNO
I don't know
ILBL8
I'll be late
ILU
I love you
IM
I am
KIT
keep in touch
L8R
later
M8
mate
MSG
message
NE1
anyone
NYM
never mind
NP
no problem
OIC
Oh, I see
PCM
please call me
PLS
please
PRT
party
R
are
QIK
quick
SPY
sorry
TGIF
Thank God itТs Friday
THX
thanks
TMB
text me back
TXT
text
U
you
W/
with
WKD
weekend
WRUD
What are you doing?
X
kiss/ex-
YR
your
ZZZZ
sleeping
2
To/Too/To-