List of Commonly Used Abbreviations

List of Commonly Used Abbreviations

commonly used abbreviations

Abbreviations are commonly used in the English language to shorten long phrases and words. While their meanings can vary depending on the context, there are some abbreviations that are commonly used and have a more universal meaning. This list of commonly used abbreviations is a great resource to help you understand the most common ones.

  • = Avenue
  • I.Y. = Do it yourself
  • NP = no problem
  • = established
  • = veteran
  • = Boulevard
  • AFK = away from keyboard
  • CUL = see you later
  • = Mistress
  • E = east
  • ACE = a cool experience
  • CFO = Chief Financial Officer
  • = telephone
  • NE = northeast
  • = temperature
  • JD = Juris Doctor
  • c = cup/cups
  • SE = southeast
  • NW = northwest
  • PA = Personal Assistant
  • SVP = Senior Vice President
  • = apartment
  • PHIL or MPHIL = Master of Philosophy
  • CMO = Chief Marketing Officer
  • = Canyon
  • pt = pint
  • EVP = Executive Vice President
  • lb = pound/pounds
  • = Road
  • S = south
  • AFAIK = as far as I know
  • = minute or minimum
  • ANI = age not important
  • AD = awesome dude
  • BA = Bachelor of Arts
  • = Mister
  • = appointment
  • = versus
  • = approximately
  • CWYL = chat with you later
  • = Drive
  • SW = southwest
  • tsp or t = teaspoon
  • S.A.P. = as soon as possible
  • gal = gallon
  • T.A. = estimated time of arrival
  • BRB = be right back
  • = Lane
  • IQ = ignorance quotient
  • VP = Vice President
  • = number
  • DC = Doctor of Chiropractic
  • LOL = laugh out loud
  • N = north
  • tbs, tbsp or T = tablespoon
  • ROFL = rolling on the floor laughing
  • MD = Managing Director
  • MA = Master of Arts
  • IIRC = if I recall/remember correctly
  • c/o = care of
  • CEO = Chief Executive Officer
  • W = west
  • WC = wrong conversation
  • = department
  • BS = Bachelor of Science
  • TY = thank you
  • qt = quart
  • Cooking and Baking=
  • = miscellaneous
  • = Street