“A” Slang Words

A&E Accident & Emergency (department of a hospital)

A&F Always And Forever (OR) Abercrombie & Fitch

A&R Artists & Repertoire

A/N Author’s Note

A/W Anyway

A1 Top quality

A2DP Advanced Audio Distribution Profile

A3 Anywhere, Any time, Any place

A7A Frusration, anger (Arabic)

A7X Avenged Sevenfold (band)

AA Alcoholics Anonymous (OR) African-American (OR) Automobile Association

AAA American Automobile Association (OR) Battery size

AAB Average At Best

AAC Apple Audio Compression

AAF Always and Forever

AAK Alive And Kicking

AAMOF As A Matter Of Fact

AAP Always A Pleasure

AAR At Any Rate

AARP American Association of Retired Persons

AAT And Another Thing (OR) At All Times

AAWY And Also With You

AAYF As Always, Your Friend

ABBR Abbreviation

ABC American Born Chinese

ABD Already Been Done

ABD Already Been Done

ABDC America’s Best Dance Crew (TV show)

ABF All But Face

ABFAB Absolutely Fabulous

ABG Asian Baby Girl

ABH Actual Bodily Harm

ABO Aborigine

ABP Already Been Posted

ABS Absolutely

ABT About

ABT2 About To

ABU Anyone but (Manchester) United

AC Air Conditioning (OR) Alternating Current

AC/DC Rock Band

ACAPELLA Vocal music without instruments

ACC Actually

ACCT Account

ACE Excellent, great

ACID same as LSD

ACK Disgust, frustration (OR) Acknowledgement

ACLU American Civil Liberties Union

ACME A Company that Makes Everything

ACP Automatic Colt Pistol

ACT SAT type test

ACTA Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

ACU Army Combat Uniform

AD Anno Domini (in the year of our Lord)

AD HOC For the specific purpose (OR) Improvised, impromptu

ADAD Another Day Another Dollar

ADD Attention Deficit Disorder

ADDY Address

ADED All Day Every Day

ADEROL Drug that helps you focus

ADGTH All Dogs Go To Heaven

ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

ADL All Day Long

ADM Ay Dios Mio (OMG inSpanish)

ADMIN Administrator on forum, network etc

ADN Any Day Now

ADORBS Adorable

ADR All Due Respect

ADS Aim(ing) Down Sights

ADSL Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line

ADTR A Day To Remember (band)

AE American Eagle (clothing)

AEAE And Ever And Ever

AEAP As Early As Possible

AFAIA As Far As I’m Aware

AFAIAA As Far As I Am Aware

AFAIAC As Far As I Am Concerned

AFAIC As Far As I’m Concerned

AFAICS As Far As I Can See

AFAICT As Far As I Can Tell

AFAIK As Far As I Know

AFAIR As Far As I Remember

AFAP As Far As Possible

AFC Away From Computer

AFF Affirmative

AFFA Angels Forever, Forever Angels

AFI A Fire Inside (Band)

AFK Away From Keyboard

AFL Australian Football League

AFN All For Now

AFP Away From Phone

AFRL Away From Real Life

AFRO Hairstyle from Africa

AFS Always, Forever and Seriously

AG Aggressive

AGC Automatic Gain Control

AGG Cool

AGGY Aggitated

AGH Ain’t Gonna Happen

AGM Annual General Meeting

AGP Accelerated Graphics Port

AGRO Hostile, angry, Aggravation, trouble

AGT America’s Got Talent (TV show)

AGW All Going Well

AHA Expression of discovery or realization

AHEM Throat clearing sound

AHO Idiot (Japanese)


AI Artificial Intelligence, As If

AIB Am I Boverd?

AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

AIGF All In Good Fun

AIGHT All right

AII Alright

AIIC As If I Care

AIIT Alright

AIKRN All I know right now

AIM AOL Instant Messanger

AIMBOT Trageting script in games

AIMH Always In My Heart

AIMO Idiot

AIN’T Am not/are not/is not

AINEC And It’s Not Even Close

AINT Am not/are not/is not

AIO All In One

AIR Blanked, ignored

AIRHEAD Stupid person

AISB As I Said Before

AISI As I See it

AIT Alright

AITE Alright

AITR Adult In The Room

AITYD And I Think You Do

AIUI As I Understand it

AIYA Cantonese expression of exasperation

AIYC As If You Care

AJ Apple Juice

AK AK-47 Assault Rifle, Alaska

AK47 Assault rifle

AKA Also Known As

AKI Autumn, fall

AKML Avada Kedavra My Life (Harry Potter)


AKTF Always Keep the Faith

AL Alcohol

ALA In the style of (French)

ALAP As Late/Long/Little As Possible

ALAS Expression of regret, sorrow

AIM AOL Instant Messenger

ALAS Expression of regret, sorrow

ALCHY Alcoholic

ALCO Alcoholic

ALF Animal Liberation Front

ALG Ain’t Life Grand

ALI Best Friend


ALIHAL At Least I Have A Life

ALK Alcohol

ALKQN Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation

ALL- NIGHTER Stay Up All Night

ALLOW Let it be, forget it

ALOL Actually Laughing Out Loud

ALOTBSOL Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life

ALPHA Head person of a group


ALT Alternative character in RPG

ALU Arithmetic Logic Unit

ALV Asta La Vista, goodbye

ALWP Actual Laughter Was Produced

AM Ante Meridiem (before midday), Amplitude Modulation (radio signal)

AMA Ask Me Anything, Against Medical Advice

AMAA Ask Me Almost Anything

AMAP As Much/Many As Possible

AMC American Motors Corportation

AMD Advanced Micro Devices

AMEX American Express

AMG Ah My God

AMIGO Friend


AML All My Love

AML All My Love

AMN Any Minute Now

AMOF As a Matter of Fact

AMOG Alpha Male Of Group

AMP Amplifier, Ampere

AMPED Excited, fired up

AMT Alpha-Methyltryptamine

AMTRAK American passenger railroad corporation

AMV Anime Music Video

AMW America’s Most Wanted (TV show)

AMZ Amazing

AN Author’s Note

ANC African National Congress

ANF Abercrombie & Fitch

ANFAWFOS And Now For A Word From Our Sponsor

ANFSCD And Now For Something Completely Different

ANIME Japanese style animation

ANO Anorexic

ANON Unknown person

ANS Answer

ANSI American National Standards Institute

ANTI Against

ANTM America’s Next Top Model

ANY1 Anyone


ANZAC Australian and New Zealand Army Corps

AO Adults Only

AOB Any Other Business

AOD All Of Day

AOE Area Of Effect

AOK Age of Kings (game). All OK

AOL American Online

AOM Age of Mythology (game)

AON All Or Nothing, As Of Now

AOS Ahead Of Schedule

AOT As Opposed To. Among Other Things

AOTA All Of The Above

AOTS Attack of the Show (TV show)

AOW All Out War

AOYP Angel on Your Pillow

AP Associated Press

APB All Points Bulletin

APC Armoured Personnel Carrier

APE Mad, crazy

API Application Programming Interface

APM Actions Per Minute

APN As Per Normal

APO Authorized Personnel Only

APP Application (computer program)

APPROX Approximately

APPS Applications (software)

APR Annual Percentage Rate

APT Apartment

APU As Per Usual

APYR As Per Your Request

AQ Adventure Quest (game)

AQAP As Quickly As Possible

AQF Ay Que Funny, LOL

AR Assault Rifle

ARD Alright

ARE Misspelling of ‘our’

ARE Misspelling of ‘our’

AREA 51 Top secret military base in Nevada

ARF Laugh

ARG Alternate Reality Gaming

ARGH Expression of frustration or anger

ARIGATO Thank You (Japanese)

ARK Act of Random Kindness

ARPA Advanced Research Projects Agency (made early internet)

ARPANET Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (early internet)

ARPU Average Revenue Per User

ART Alright

ARVO Afternoon

ASA And So On

ASAIC As Soon As I Can

ASAIK As Soon As I Know

ASAP As Soon As Possible

ASAS As Soon As Sensible

ASAT As Simple As That

ASAYC As Soon As You Can

ASBO Anti Social Behaviour Order

ASCII American Standard Code for Information Interchange

ASD Sequence of letters on many keyboards

ASDFGHJKL An Expression Of Excitement, An Expression Of Frustration, An Expression Of Boredom

ASDFGHJKL; I’m bored

ASDFGHJKL;’ When A Feeling Cannot Be Expressed In Words, Home Keys On Standard Keyboard

ASF And So Forth

ASG Asgarv (Swedish for LOL)

ASIC Application Specific Integrated Circuit

ASL Age, Sex, Location

ASLP Age, Sex, Location, Picture?

ASM Assembly computer language

ASM Assembly computer language

ASMR Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

ASN Any Second Now

ASO I see

ASP At Some Point

ASPCA American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

AT&T American Telephone & Telegraph

ATA Ait To Air, Actual Time of Arrival

ATAP Any Time, Any Place

ATB All The Best

ATC Air Traffic Control

ATD Attention to Detail

ATEOTD At The End Of The Day

ATF All Time Favorite

ATGATT All The Gear All The Time (motorcycling)

ATH All Time High

ATI Array Technology Inc. (graphics card maker)

ATK Attack

ATL Atlanta, Georgia

ATM At The Moment, Automated Teller Machine (cash machine)

ATMO According To My Opinion

ATN Any Time Now

ATOY Always Thinking of you

ATQ Answer The Question

ATST At The Same Time

ATT At This Time, All The Time

ATTN Attention

ATTT Ain’t That The Truth

ATTY Atomizer from electronic cigarette

ATV All Terrain Vehicle

ATVB All The Very Best

ATVB All The Very Best

ATW All The Way

ATWA Air, Trees, Water, Animals, All The Way Alive

ATX Austin, Texas

ATYS Anything You Say

AU Alternate Universe, Gold

AUD Australian Dollar

AUO I don’t know

AUP Another Useless Post, Acceptable Use Policy

AUS Are You Serious?

AUSSIE A Person From Australia

AV Anti-Virus, Audio/Video, Adult Video

AVA Angels and Airwaves (Band)

AVG Average

AVGN Angry Video Game Nerd

AVI Audio Video Interleaved (media format)

AVO Afternooon

AVPM A Very Potter Musical

AWA As Well As

AWD All Wheel Drive

AWESOME Amazing, wonderful, cool

AWHFY Are We Having Fun Yet

AWK Awkward

AWKS Awkward

AWKY Awkward

AWNP All Work, No Play

AWOL Absent Without Leave

AWP Arctic Warfare Police sniper rifle

AWS As We Speak

AWSM Awesome

AWW Any Which Way

AWW Any Which Way

AX Ask

AYB All Your Base

AYBABTU All Your Base Are Belong To Us

AYBRB2U All Your Base Are Belong To Us

AYC At Your Convenience

AYCS As You Can See


AYEC At Your Earliest Convenience

AYFR Are You For Real?

AYFT Are You Free Today?

AYK As You Know

AYKM Are You Kidding Me?

AYL Are You Listening?

AYO Hey, You

AYOR At Your Own Risk

AYPI And Your Point Is?

AYR Are You Ready?

AYRTON Tenner, ten pounds

AYS Are You Serious?

AYSOS Are You Stupid Or Something?

AYT Are You There?

AYW As You Wish

AYYO Hi, hello

AZN Asian