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    Online Personal Ads & Dating Chat Abbreviations

    If you’ve ever looked at online and local personal ads and wonder exactly what all those abbreviations and slang terms mean, this guide will help you decipher the dating text chat and personals ad lingo.

    Online personals, classifieds and dating sites are places to go if you’re looking for friendship, companionship or romance. When you place an ad or create an online profile, it tells others about you: your personality and what you’re looking for in a relationship. To use online classified personals, sometimes you need to pay for the ad space and people will use abbreviations to fit in all the things they want to mention in the ad, without going over the maximum character limit.

    If you have ever taken a look at online and local personal ads and didn’t understand all the abbreviations and slang terms mean, this Webopedia Quick Reference will help you decipher the dating text chat and personals ad lingo by providing the definitions to the more common abbreviations.

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    Online Personal Ads & Dating Chat Abbreviations

    A
    ACA
    AL
    AQU
    A/S/L
    AARI
    B&D
    B
    BB
    BBW
    BF
    BHM
    BHM
    BI
    BIF
    BIM
    C
    C
    CAN
    CAP
    CD
    CU
    D
    DDF
    DF
    DOB
    Dom
    Domme
    FA
    FS
    FTA
    FTTB
    G
    GC
    GEM
    GF
    GSOH
    HWP
    IPT
    IRL
    ISO
    J
    K
    L
    LD
    LDR
    LIB
    LS
    LTR
    M
    MC
    MBL
    ND
    NM
    NS
    P
    P
    PIS
    RTS
    S
    SAE
    SA/F
    SA/M
    SAG
    SB/F
    SB/M
    SCO
    SD
    SI
    SOH
    Sub
    SW/F
    SW/M
    TAU
    TG
    TS
    VGL
    VIR
    W4W
    WAA
    WI
    WLTM
    W/O
    WTR
    X
    Y
    YO

    Asian
    All calls answered
    Animal lover
    Aquarius
    Age/Sex/Location?
    Aries
    Bondage and domination
    Black
    Body builder
    Big beautiful woman
    Boyfriend
    Big handsome man
    Bald headed man
    Bi-sexual
    Bi-sexual female
    Bi-sexual male
    Couple
    Christian
    Cancer
    Capricorn
    Cross-dresser
    See you
    Divorced
    Drug and disease free
    Drug free
    Date of birth
    Dominate male
    Dominate female
    Fat acceptance
    Financially secure (or stable)
    Fun, travel, and adventure
    For the time being
    Gay
    Gay couple
    Gemini
    Girlfriend
    Good sense of humor
    Height weight proportional
    Is partial to
    In real life
    In search of
    Jewish
    Kids
    Lesbian
    Light drinker
    Long distance relationship
    Libra
    Light smoker
    Long term relationship
    Married
    Married couple
    Married but looking
    No drugs
    Never married
    Non-smoker
    Professional
    Petite
    Pisces
    Real time sex
    Single
    Self addressed envelope
    Single Asian female
    Single Asian male
    Sagittarius
    Single black female
    Single black male
    Scorpio
    Social drinker
    Similar interests
    Sense of humor
    Submissive
    Single white female
    Single white male
    Taurus
    Transgendered
    TransSexual
    Very good looking
    Virgo
    Woman for Woman
    Will answer all
    Widowed
    Would like to meet
    Without
    Willing to relocate
    Extreme
    You (or Your)
    Years old

    This article was originally published on June 12, 2009