Gen Z texting acronyms


Here are some common texting acronyms used by Gen Z.

  • AFAIK: As far as I know
  • AFK: Away from keyboard
  • ASAP: As soon as possible
  • BBL: Be back later
  • BRB: Be right back
  • BTW: By the way
  • CUL8R: See you later
  • FWIW: For what it’s worth
  • FYI: For your information
  • GAL: Get a life
  • GTG: Got to go
  • HTH: Hope this helps
  • ICYMI: In case you missed it
  • IDC: I don’t care
  • IDK: I don’t know
  • ILY: I love you
  • IMO: In my opinion
  • IRL: In real life
  • JK: Just kidding
  • K: Okay
  • KK: Okay
  • LMK: Let me know
  • LOL: Laugh out loud
  • MOS: Mom over shoulder
  • NBD: No big deal
  • NM: Not much
  • NP: No problem
  • NRN: No response necessary
  • OIC: Oh, I see
  • OMG: Oh my god
  • ONL: Online
  • PLZ: Please
  • ROFL: Rolling on the floor laughing
  • SOOB: Someone over your shoulder
  • STFU: Shut the f*** up
  • TMI: Too much information
  • TTYL: Talk to you later
  • TXT: Text
  • WB: Welcome back
  • WTF: What the f***
  • YOLO: You only live once

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