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Can You Guess What These Absurd Texting Acronyms Stand For?

IDK, JK, IK. Hey, there are worse things than being out of the loop — like not protecting your smartphone with an OtterBox case, FWIW.

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We've picked our favorites below, so you can find out if you're ~actually~ web savvy. GLHF, everybody. 😎

  1. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Not In My Back Yard

    With a sassy acronym like that? Wouldn’t dream of it.

    Not In My Back Yard
  2. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Make Your Mama Proud

    Make your mama proud by saying “Me, You, My Place” with more than four letters.

    Make Your Mama Proud
  3. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Bunch Of Guys Sitting Around Talking

    Finally, a way to refer to guys who sit around and talk! FINALLY.

    Bunch Of Guys Sitting Around Talking
  4. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Crying Really Big Tears

    Cheer up — you just learned a new acronym!

    Crying Really Big Tears
  5. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Between You And Me

    (BYAM, this one is kinda L-A-M-E.)

    Between You And Me
  6. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Fell Out My Chair Laughing

    LOL @ how many different ways the internet has to describe laughing.

    Fell Out My Chair Laughing
  7. Correct!
    Wrong!

    See You In The Morning

    Seems pretty obvious, huh? Well, HITT (Hindsight Is Twenty Twenty).

    See You In The Morning
  8. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Not A Good Look

    If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all — just type a few letters and call it a day.

    Not A Good Look
  9. Correct!
    Wrong!

    Did I Tell You I'm Depressed?

    I didn’t? Here, let me tell you in the shortest, most impersonal way possible.

    Did I Tell You I'm Depressed?
  10. Correct!
    Wrong!

    If I Tell You What This Means

    POEB (Process Of Elimination, Bro).

    If I Tell You What This Means

Can You Guess What These Absurd Texting Acronyms Stand For?

IODWYGBF (It’s OK, Don’t Worry, You’re Gonna Be Fine).

You didn’t do so hot, but that’s No Big Deal — people don’t actually talk like this. (Besides, To Be Honest, LOL is all you really need.)

IODWYGBF (It’s OK, Don’t Worry, You’re Gonna Be Fine).
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YAPGBYCDBP (You Are Pretty Good But You Can Do Better, Probs).

AVE — A Valiant Effort. You’ve obviously got a way with words — we can only imagine how articulate you are with a normal language!

YAPGBYCDBP (You Are Pretty Good But You Can Do Better, Probs).
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YAVGASAG (You Are Very Good And Smart And Good).

YYY — Yes, Yes, Y’all! You deserve all the most complimentary acronyms and kind-hearted emojis. Get it!

YAVGASAG (You Are Very Good And Smart And Good).
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YATBPOTI (You Are The Best Person On The Internet).

OMG. You’re incredible. Everyone wishes they were you RN.

YATBPOTI (You Are The Best Person On The Internet).
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