Teenage Talk

Terms every parent of teenagers should know


Below is a listing of what we believe should be the top terms or lingo parents of teenagers should know. Knowing these terms can help you relate more with your child as well as help identify whey they may be hiding something from you.

IWSN – I want sex now

GNOC – Get naked on camera

NIFOC – Naked in front of computer

PIR – Parent in room

CU46 – See you for sex

53X – Sex

9 – Parent watching

99 – Parent gone

1174′ – Party meeting place

THOT – That hoe over there

CID – Acid (the drug)

Broken – Hungover from alcohol

420 – Marijuana

POS – Parent over shoulder

SUGARPIC – Suggestive or erotic photo

KOTL – Kiss on the lips

(L)MIRL – Let’s meet in real life

PRON – Porn

TDTM – Talk dirty to me

8 – Oral sex

CD9 – Parents around/Code 9

IPN – I’m posting naked

LH6 – Let’s have sex

WTTP – Want to trade pictures?

DOC – Drug of choice

TWD – Texting while driving

GYPO – Get your pants off

KPC– Keeping parents clueless


There are also Internet terms that are everyday terms that people use. Ones that might just get you through some “younger” text messages.

teenagers1IMHO – In My Humble Opinion

WDYT? What do you think?

FTW – For the Win

PWN – Own (or totally dominated)

AWK – Awkward

FWIW – For What it’s worth

tl;dr – Too Long, Didn’t Read

H/O – Hold On

IDEK – I Don’t Even Know

ZOMG – OMG x 10!

LMK – Let Me Know

JTLYK – Just to Let you Know

W/E – Whatever

IRL – In real life

LOL – Laugh(ing) out loud

BRB – be right back

NM – not much / never mind

GTG – go to go

WTF – What the F*ck

ROFL – rolling on the floor laughing

LMAO – laugh me a$$ off

OMG – Oh My God

AFK – Away from keyboard

TTYL – Talk to you later

BTW – by the way

And my all time favourite that I use all the time – in Geek speak of course

PEBCAK – Problem exists between chair and Keyboard 🙂

For a very comprehensive well put together list on Teen Chat Acronyms (Separate windows) please look at Safe Internet Surfing