20 Abbreviations and Meanings

In texting and online chatting, it’s common to use abbreviations to save time and space. Some abbreviations are very commonly used, while others are more specific to certain situations.

Here is a list of 20 of the most commonly used abbreviations and their meanings.

  • HTH: Hope this helps
  • GG: Good game
  • BTW: By the way
  • CTN: Can’t talk now
  • TXT: Text
  • PPL: People
  • ETA: Estimated time of arrival
  • W8: Wait
  • GL: Good luck
  • FYI: For your information
  • OT: Off topic
  • POS: Parent over shoulder
  • GJ: Good job
  • GMV: Got my vote
  • GR8: Great
  • FWIW: For what it’s worth
  • DI: Download
  • GTG: Got to go
  • PC: Personel computer
  • CYE: Check your email
  • PLS: Please
  • W/E: Whatever

abbreviations and meaning