View Full Version : Lingo for Newbies

02-08-2007, 11:01 AM
We asked our community to help us come up with a list of all the abbreviations you may see out there...hope this helps :)

*G* = grin
*L* = laugh
*S* = smile
BF = best friend or boy friend
BG = background
BTW=by the way
DD = Dear Daughter
DH = Dear Husband
DLO = double layout or digi layout
DS = Dear Son
Fur baby - A furry pet that is the family baby
HTH = hope this helps
imho - In my humble opinion
ISO = In Search of
ISO = in search of
ITA = I totally agree
JLMK = just let me know
KISS = keep it simple, silly
kwim - know what I mean?
LMBO = laughing my butt off (some also use "H" for head or "A" for a** here) - can also be put with the ROF from above
LMK = let me know
LO = layout
LOL = laugh out loud
LSHMBAB = laugh so hard my b##bs are bouncing ;)
Mil- Mother-inlaw
NDSR = Not Digital Scrapbook Related
OMG = oh my goodness
OT = off topic
PLMK = please let me know
PM = private message
PS = PhotoShop
PSE = PhotoShop Elements
PSP = PaintShopPro
ROFLOL = rolling on the floor laughin out loud
SB = scrapbook or scrapbooking
TFL = thanks for looking
TFS = thanks for sharing
TFS=Thanks for sharing
TIA = thanks in advance
TLO = traditional layout
TTYL=Talk to you later
TY = thank you
WTG = way to go
WTG=Way to go
YMTW = your more than welcome
YW = your welcome

02-08-2007, 12:49 PM
Thanks for the list.

04-14-2007, 11:06 AM
Thanks for posting this.. It will sure help me learn all of this Lingo.. LOL:laugh:


04-14-2007, 11:41 AM
this is the first time I've ever seen this one!!!


LSHMBAB = laugh so hard my b##bs are bouncing ;)

07-31-2007, 08:32 AM
A very good idea this list. thanks.

07-31-2007, 08:39 AM
Mary, here's one for you:

one for all the nursing mothers:

LSHMBAL (laughing so hard by b**bs are leaking) - okay I made that up - just a little lactation humor....

I think I need some caffeine....

08-02-2007, 04:41 AM
Thanks for the great list

08-13-2007, 12:58 PM
Thank you so much for these helpful lingo hints...I will be using it a lot, Hugs, Cathy

09-15-2007, 10:08 PM
Here's one for ya that I do pretty much all the time:

NAK/nak = Nursing at Keyboard

I've been doing this so long I'm pretty much as fast at one-handed typing as with two hands. Of course, when I'm lucky, he lets me use both hands to type.

09-17-2007, 02:27 AM
So that's what that means :-)

04-16-2008, 08:46 AM
awesome, thanks! I always wondered what PSP meant!!

09-05-2009, 10:25 AM
Ok, I have looked everywhere, and I need your help!

What does RAK mean??????

I know what it MEANS, but I don't know what the acronym stands for... and it is driving me crazy!

Thanks a lot!

09-05-2009, 10:35 AM
A RAK is a Random Act of Kindness :)

09-06-2009, 02:22 PM
A RAK is a Random Act of Kindness :)


Now I can finally sleep at night :lmao:

09-06-2009, 02:35 PM

Too cute, Chrissy :-)

11-22-2014, 02:11 PM
Here is a link with a list of acronyms you won't believe


Hope it helps anyone.