Username Post: acroynm list        (Topic#1500063)
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I was asked to post the list of acroynms here so I did hopefully this helps. If you find anymore just let me know and I will add them to the list. I still have a couple from the last thread I have to add and I will do that as soon as I can.

NSBR (non scrapbook related)
ACU - All Caught Up
ACU2H - All Caught Up To Here
AFAICT - As Far As I Can Tell
AFAIK - As Far As I Know
AFK - Away From Keyboard
AI - As If!
AIUI - As I Understand It
ASAP - As Soon As Possible
ATM - At The Moment
AYPI - And Your Point Is
B2W - Back To Work
BAF - Brain Already Fried
BB - Bo Bunny
BBL - Be Back Later
BBN - Bye Bye Now
BBS - Be Back Soon
BCNU - Be Seeing You
BEG - Big Evil Grin
BFN - Bye For Now
BG - Big Grin
BOC - But Of Course
BOM - Book of Me
BRB - Be Right Back
BSRGDS - Best Regards
BTT - Bringing to The Top
BTU - Back To You
BTW - By The Way
BWK - Big Wet Kiss
BWL - Bursting With Laughter
C&G - Chuckle and Grin
CBL - Come Back Later
CC - Core Composition or Credit Card
CHT - Cold Hard Truth
CNP - Continued In Next Post
COF - Circle of Friends
COI - Come On In
CSG - Chuckle Snicker Grin
CSS - Can't Stop Smiling
CTMH - Close To My Heart
CYA - See Ya
CYAL8R - See You Later
DDWNUNR - Down Under
DE - Double-Entendre or Double Meaning
DLN - Don't Leave Now
DLTBBB - Don't Let The Bed Bugs Bite
DOS - Dozing Off Soon
DTHT - Delighted To Hear That
DTL - Deep Throaty Laugh
EG - Evil Grin
EMML - E-mail Me Later
EMSG - E-mail Message
ETA - Estimated Time Of Arrival or Editted to Add
F2F - Face To Face
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
FMN - Forget Me Not
FT - Family Treasures
FWIW - For What It's Worth
FYI - For Your Information
GD&R - Grinning, Ducking & Running
GFN - Gone For Now
GMTA - Great Minds Think Alike
GPY - Grumpy
GR8 - Great
GTG or GTO - Got To Go
GTSY - Glad To See You
GTTB - Gee, That's Too Bad
H&K - Hug and Kiss
HAGN - Have A Good Night
HB - Hurry Back
HF - Have Fun
HH - Holding Hands
HHIS - Hanging Head In Shame
HIG - How's it Going?
HMP - Help Me Please
HOF - Hall of Fame
HORU - How Old Are You?
HSN - Home Shopping Network
HTH - Hope This Helps
HTHS - Home This Helps Some
IC - I See
IDC - I Don't Care
IDK - I Don't Know
IFF - If and only If
IGGNLTL - I Gotta Go Now, Let?s Talk Later
ILIC - I Laughed, I Cried
ILU - I Love You
IMHO - In My Humble/Honest Opinion
IMO - In My Opinion
IMS - I Am Sorry
INL - I'm Not Laughing
IRL - In Real Life
ISO - In Search Of
ISP - Internet Service Provider
ISTM - It Seems To Me
IWALU - I Will Always Love You
IWBS - I Was Being Stupid
IYD - In Your Dreams
JAS - Just A Second
JCI - Just Checking In
JFG or J4G - Just For Grins
JK - Just Kidding!
JMO - Just My Opinion
JTLYK - Just To Let You Know
KEWL - Cool
KHYF - Know How You Feel
KIS - Keep It Simple
KIT - Keep In Touch
KITSOTP - Kick In The Seat Of The Pants
KMA - Keeping Memories Alive
KOC - Kiss On Cheek
KWIM - Know What I Mean
L2SB - Love To Scrapbook
L8R - Later
L8R G8R - Later 'Gator
LAY - Looking At You
LDD - La Dee Da
LHO - Laughing Head Off
LIS - Lost In Space
LLAL - Laughing Like A Lunatic
LMK - Let Me Know
LMAO - Laughing my [email protected]@ off
LMBO- Laughing my butt/bottom off
LOA - Love On Arrival
LOIS - Laughing On the Inside
LOL - Laugh Out Loud/Lots of Love
LOTW - Letter of the Word
LP - Leaving Prints
LSHMBB - Laughing So Hard My Belly is Bouncing
LSHMBH - Laughing So Hard My Belly Hurts
LSHMCS - Laughing So Hard My Computer Is Shaking
LTNS - Long Time No See
LU4E&A - Love You For Ever And Always
LUB - Laughing Under Breath
LUWAMH - Love You With All My Heart
LY - Love Ya
LYL - Love Ya Lots
LYLAS - Love You Like A Sister
MCC - My Creative Companion
MIA - Missing in action
MIASGB - Make It A Short Good-Bye
MME - My Mind's Eye
MMS - Marking My Spot
MPTY - More Power To You
MTFBWY - May The Force Be With You...
N2S - Needless 2 say
NE1 - Anyone
NFT - No Further Text
NIP - New In Package
NP - No Problem
NPNG - No Pain No Gain
NQWI - Not Quite With It
NSBR - Not Scrapbook Related
OIC - Oh, I See
OMG - Oh My Goss/God
OMKP - On My Knees Praying
ORN - Oh Really Now
OS - Off Subject
OT - Off Topic
OTTOMH - Off The Top of My Head
PDE - Puppy Dog Eyed
PDQ - Pretty Darn Quick
PG - Pretty Good
PIF - Pay It Forward
PIMP - Pebbles in My Pocket
PLMK - Please Let Me Know
PLUR - Peace Love Unity Respect
PM - Private Message
PMFJI - Pardon Me For Jumping In
PMP - Peeing/Peed My Pants
POAHF - Put On A Happy Face
PPL - People
QT - Cutie
R - Are
RAK - Random Act of Kindness
ROFLMAO - Rolling On Floor Laughing MY A** Off
ROFLMHO - Rolling On The Floor Laughing My Head Off
ROFLUTS - Rolling On The Floor Laughing Unable to Speak
ROTFL - Rolling On The Floor Laughing
S&N - Smile and Nod
S^ SUP? - What's up?
SAS - Sobbing And Sniffing
SASE - Self-Addressed Stamped Envelope
SETE - Smiling Ear To Ear
SOS - Same Old Story
SPWWYUT - Smile, People Wonder What You're Up To
SS - So Sleepy
SSS - Sorry So Short
SSL - Sorry So Long
SSDD - Same Stuff? Different Day
ST - So There
SWAK - Sealed With A Kiss
SWALK - Sealed With A Loving Kiss
SWL - Screaming With Laughter
SYDW2BY - See Ya, Don't Want 2 Be Ya!
SYITFP - See You In The Funny Papers
SYS - See You Soon
SYT - See You Tonight
TA - Thanks Again
TAN - Tangent
TBNT - Thanks But No Thanks
TEN 4 - Read you clear
TMI - Too Much Information
TNT - Till Next Time
TOOT - To toot your own horn
TOY - Thinking Of You
TPTB - The Powers That Be
TT - Take That
TTFN - Ta Ta For Now
TTYL - Talk To you Later
TTYT - Talk To You Tomorrow
TVM - Thanks Very Much
TX - Thanks
U - You
UCCOM - You Can Count On Me
UR - You Are
UVW - You’re Very Welcome
VBG - Very Big Grin
W! or WR or WE - Whatever!
WAB - What A Bummer
WAUF - Where Are You From?
WB - Write Back or Welcome Back
WBASAP - Write Back As Soon As Possible
WBS - Write Back Soon
WDOI - Wouldn't Dream Of It
WDYLL - What Do You Look Like?
WGACA - What Goes Around Comes Around
WGTG - Well, Got To Go
WH - What?s Happening
WOL - Win Or Lose
WRU - Who Are You?
WSMU - What's the matter with you
WTG - Way To Go
WTH - What/Who The Heck
WTTC - Welcome To The Club
WTY - Waving To You
WU - What's Up?
WYSIWYG - What You See Is What You Get
YBS - You'll Be Sorry
YGG - You Go, Girl!
YL - Young Lady
YW - You're Welcome

Scrapbook Related
7G - 7 Gypsies
AF - Acid Free
AMM - All My Memories
ATC - Artist Trading Cards
BBP - Bazzill Basics Paper
BBS - Bulletin Board System
BG - Basic Grey
BH - Becky Higgins
BHG - Better Homes & Gardens Scrapbooks Etc.
CASE - Copying Another Scrapper�s Efforts
CB - Chatterbox
CC - Constructive Criticism
CH - Cropper Hopper
CHA - Craft and Hobby Association
CI - Creative Imaginations
C-I-S - Crop-In-Style
CK - Creating Keepsakes Magazine
CKU - Creating Keepsakes University
CM - Creative Memories
CMC - Creative Memories Consultant
CS - Cardstock
DB - Doodlebug Design s
DD - Display Dynamics
DT - Design Team
EK - Ek Success
ENVIE - Envelope
HG - Hostess Gift
HL - Hobby Lobby
ICC - Ivy Cottage Creations
K&CO - K and Company
KF - Karen Foster
KI - KI Memories
LB - Lisa Bearnson
LF - Lignin Free
LO - Layout
Los - Layouts
LOTW - Letter of the word
LSS - Local scrapbook store
MAMBI - Me and My Big Ideas
MB - Message Board
MM - Making Memories
MMM - Memory Makers Magazine
PBA - Paper Bag Album
PC - Provo Craft
PK - PaperKuts Magazine
PP - page protectors /Patterned Paper
PPP - Paper Piercing Pattern
QK - QuicKutz
RP - Rusty Pickle
SB - Scrapbook
Sbing - Scrapbooking
SIAS - Scrap in a Snap
SJ - Stacey Julian
SL - Sassafras Lass
SS - Simple Scrapbooks Magazine
SS - Secret Scrapper
SSS - Secret Scrapper Swap
SU - Stampin' Up
SW - Scrapworks
TFL - Thanks for looking
TFS - Thanks for sharing
TFTT - Thanks For The Tip
TIA - Thanks In Advance
TT - Technique Tuesday

BF - Boy Friend/Best Friend
BFF - Best Friends Forever
BFFL - Best Friends For Life
BIL - Brother-In-Law
DB - Dear Boyfriend/Baby
DD - Dear Daughter
DF - Dear/Darn Fiance
DH - Dear/Darn husband
DS - Dear Son
DW - Dear/Darn Wife
FFIL - Future Father-in-law
FH - Future Hushand
FIL - Father-In-Law
FMIL - Future Mother-in-law
FOAF - Friend Of A Friend
GF - Girl Friend
LL - Lovely Ladies
MIL - Mother-In-Law
OL - Old Lady/Wife
OM - Old Man (husband, boyfriend)
SAHGF - Stay At Home Girlfriend
SAHM - Stay At Home Mom
SIL - Sister/Son-In-Law
SO - Significant Other
SOS - Someone Special
SOVS - Someone Very Special

Edited by Tali G on 03-30-09 02:24 PM. Reason for edit: updated as of 30-3-09

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  • Kels on 03-30-09 02:02 PM
In response to TammyLin

OMG - this must've taken you HOURS!

Thanks Tammylin!

I'd like to send you a box-o-goodies for lending your generous time and attenion to this list!!

WHOOP WHOOP! (check your PM's!)

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In response to Kels

I had a request for ATC which I haven't figured out yet but I will add it to the list as soon as I do.

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In response to TammyLin

ATC = artist trading card?

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In response to TammyLin

That was AMAZING!!!!!! That will help with everything in my life! Texting, reading blogs, forums, etc.
You changed my life!!!!

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In response to One Sassy Scrapper

Thanks for posting this list. It will come in handy.

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In response to Anna C

Wow!! I am with Kels, that must have taken a long time to write up! There sure are alot of acronyms!!

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In response to momma paparazzi

THANKS!, as a beginner to this blogging, forum stuff that is really helpful.

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In response to Brit33

Thanks so much for doing this for all on the site! I am sure many people will lool at this for help! jen

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In response to jenniferjfletcher

Thanks everybody for the useful info!

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In response to Gerry van Gent

Now I have to go back and read posts again... they are going to make so much sense now. hee, hee, hee
Thanks for the info!

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In response to inkielady

A-HA.... I just figured it out.

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This is extremely helpful! TFS (Thanks for sharing) lol

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Thanks. I really needed the help being new on here.

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wow, this is super helpful!

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so helpful thank you

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I think my little light bulb just went on!!!! Thanks!!!!!

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In response to Bookworm401

Thanks you so mucu, very useful!

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In response to Mariacv

Just a note to let you know how grateful I am to find this! Now maybe I can understand what I'm reading! Thanks so much for your time and help.

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In response to Dianeaslm

wow. this list covers everything i was thinking! thanks for the others!

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In response to linz12288

Great list! TFS

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In response to TammyLin

Thanks for the list. I am so old school, I don't know what these new terms mean. Now I do.

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This is an awesome list

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Thanks for the list

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You're a genius! Thanks for thinking of us and making a great contribution to our community. This is a real gem!

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In response to NYScrapMOM

Thank you!!!

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Wow, I'm so glad this has been posted. I've been trying to figure out what a "DH" was and why this "DH" was either in the way, or something was being hidden from the "DH" or...


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Also YMMV - Your Mileage May Vary.

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OH! i just found this new list. I still had the old one in my fav list... guess, I will delete that one and save this one.

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  • jad49 on 08-29-12 12:42 PM
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Thank you.

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Wow long list

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Oh thank you thank you. I'm always getting jammed up not knowing what something means. And now I'm off to see if my DS is as smart as he thinks he is.

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In response to ajsophios62

Interesting. Thank you for sharing.

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In response to bayamonesa1

What everyone else has said and Can this be added to the top so it stays there? Thanks again.

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In response to ncborn

OOPS ! Looks like it is at the top. Sorry. Great Job! Thanks

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  • KDQ on 03-18-13 12:05 PM
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Thank you for sharing this!

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OTW - On The Way
Hand-Made*Hand-Written*Ha nd-Delivered

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Edited by writtencards on 04-16-13 09:13 AM. Reason for edit: No reason given.

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In response to linz12288

Oh wow!!! Thanks so much for doing this!! I've always been confused by some of them!

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In response to linz12288

Thanks a bunch for these.

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In response to TammyLin

Could ATC be Artist Trading Card(s)?

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Yes, you've got it in one.

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Yipee, I found this list! Thank You, I didn't have a clue what ACU was! Now, a silly the letters need to be capital letters?

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In response to linz12288

"Embellie" for Embellishment - but everyone HATES that one.

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In response to linz12288

What a collection, it might have taken hours to do so.

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In response to Christopher6

Nice list, thanks!

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In response to DeborahCrabtree

Brilliant list, who knew?

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