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What does this acronym mean?

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#1 Brad  ONLINE  



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Posted Sep 13, 2006 - 11:53 am

Here are some common acronyms you might come across on the forum:

AC = After Coupon
ADDY = Address
AFAIK = As Far As I Know
AMEX = American Express
APM = After Price Match
AR = After Rebate
B&M = Brick and Mortar
B1G1F = Buy One Get One Free
BOGO = Buy One Get One Free
BB = Best Buy
BB&B = Bed, Bath & Beyond
BF = Black Friday
BIL = Brother In Law
BTW = By The Way
CC = Circuit City
CC = Credit Card
CPN = Coupon
CS = Customer Service
CSR = Customer Service Rep
DD = Darling or Dear Daughter
DH = Darling or Dear Husband
DIY = Do it yourself
DPA = Dell Preferred Account
DS = Darling or Dear Son
DW = Darling or Dear Wife
FAQ = Frequently Asked Questions
FAR = Free After Rebate
FIL = Father-in-law
FSOT = For Sale or Trade
FWIW = For What It's Worth
FYI = For Your Information
GC = Gift Certificate
GD = GottaDeal
HTH = Hope This/That Helps = Happy To Help
IIRC = If I Recall correctly
IM = Instant Message
IMHO = In My Honest Opinion (Also: In My Humble Opinion)
IMO = In My Opinion
IOW = In Other Words
IR = Instant Rebate
ISO = In Search Of
JMHO = Just My Honest Opinion
LMAO = Laughing My Ass Off
LMK = Let Me Know
LOL = Laughing Out Loud
LWIF = Look What I Found
MFG = Manufacturer
MFR = Manufacturer
MIL = Mother-in-Law
MIR = Mail-in Rebate
OD = Office Depot
OEM = Original Equipment Manufacturer
OM = Office Max
OOS = Out of Stock
OP = Original Poster (the person who started a thread)
OT = Off Topic
OTD = Out The Door
OTOH = On The Other Hand
OTU = One Time Use (usually coupons/coupon codes)
PITA = Pain In The Ass
PLMK = Please Let Me Know
PM = Price Match or Private Message
PO = Post Office Box
POP = Proof of Purchase
RAOK = Random Act of Kindness
RMA = Return Merchandise Authorization
ROFL = Rolling on the Floor Laughing
ROFLMAO= Rolling on the Floor Laughing My Ass Off
S/H = Shipping and handling
SAHM = Stay At Home Mom
SASE = Self Addressed Stamped Envelope
SIL = Sister in-law
SKU = Stock Keeping Unit
SO = Significant Other
TIA = Thanks In Advance
TOS = Terms of Service
TRU = Toys R Us
TTBOMK = To The Best Of My Knowledge
TTT = To The Top
TTYL = Talk To You Later
TY = Thank You
UPC = Universal Product Code
UPS = United Parcel Service
USPS = United States Postal Service
VOIP = Voice Over IP
WAHM = Work at home Mom
YAFT = Yet Another Free T-shirt
YGM = You've Got Mail
YGPM = You've Got a Private Message
YMMV = Your Mileage May Varry

If you have any questions about other acronyms or would like to add more, please reply to this thread :)

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#2 lotion  OFFLINE  



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Posted Dec 5, 2009 - 3:14 pm

What does DDS mean? TIA

#3 kranky  OFFLINE  



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Posted Dec 5, 2009 - 6:48 pm

What does DDS mean? TIA

I suspect it means "dear daughters"

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