Humans always find an easy way out to perform any task and in case of chatting we have generated various short forms to convey our messages quickly and without any hassle. We see people use abbreviations and most of tend to scratch their head in confusion. We assume various meanings, and it turns out that the actual meaning was something else.
WittyFeed brings you some commonly used chat abbreviations and their full forms that you can use on an everyday basis.
Remember that one friend who is always happy and jolly? It is because he knows that You Only Live Once...
Yes, that's the full form of YOLO.
Girlfriend: Baby, do I look fat?
Boyfriend: TBH, you do.
Isn't it cool? Well, TBH stands for, To Be Honest.
The list is very interesting, stick till the end to know more abbreviations.
When you feel like giving so many names to your friend, simply say aka. It means Also Known As.
I use this abbreviation every time I have to provide gossip to my friends.
YKW stands for You Know What.
Want to know the full form of DIYs that you make? It is in the next slide.
When someone says RT to you on Twitter they are simply trying to say Re-Tweet.
We all make them, watch them on YouTube.
Its meaning is Do It Yourself.
AFAIK is an interesting short form, read its full form in the next slide.
Every time I feel like giving an opinion and not offending the person at the same time, I simply say afaik which means As Far As I Know.
When your boss wants a file by EOD s/he simply means get it done by End Of the Day.
Many girls post TBT in their Instagram hashtags. Its full form is on the next slide.
Ever wondered what is the full form of this abbreviation that people use in Instagram hashtags? Fret no more, it simply means Throw Back Thursday.
When a perverted friend sends you something NSFW and asks you not to open it at the workplace. It is because the content is Not Safe For Work.
Want to know what people say when they are in shock? Jump to the next slide.
When my lame friend cracks an even lame joke I tend to SMH. Didn't understand what it means?
SMH stands for Shaking My Head.
Whenever people come and tell you IMO you are wrong, don't take it negatively because they are just trying to give their honest opinion.
IMO stands for In My Opinion.
FYI is heavy but its full form isn't. Read it in the next slide.
That awkward moment when we never get our facts checked and someone points out FYI.
FYI has a simple meaning For Your Information.
When your bae wants you to get ready and texts ASAP he simply means As Soon As Possible.
Want to know what people say when they are jealous? Read further to know.
When your best friend says BIH, s/he means Burn In Hell. But, not in a literal sense obviously.
We always read the word, I.E. in essays written as 'i.e.'.
Not many of us know its meaning, the abbreviation is used as a short form instead of saying that is. Its full form is Id Est which is a Latin phrase.
*Thank me later*
Jump to the next slide because an informative bonus is waiting for you!
Now that everyone is well acquainted with these full forms, we thought of providing some bonus information.
Not many of you know that VATSANA is the parent company of WittyFeed. Its name was derived from a Thai word which means 'Faith'.
Also, there is a reason why the company was named VATSANA. It includes the initials of every team member's name who contributed to the company when it was formed.
V stands for Vinay
A stands for Abhash
T stands for Tushar
S stands for Shashank
A stands for Aditya
N stands for Naveen
A stands for Ashutosh
That's all, people.
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