Texting jargon?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Life Beyond Horses > Technology

Texting jargon?

This is a discussion on Texting jargon? within the Technology forums, part of the Life Beyond Horses category
  • Jargon for texting
  • Jargon and texting

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    06-08-2011, 09:12 AM
  #1
Green Broke
Texting jargon?

Okay, I'll admit that I'm not hip with all the new texting words and phrases. I do know and understand some, like wth, idk, and jk. I have a video on youtube where someone used "ffs" in a comment. I'm not too sure if it was a typo or it really stood for something. I also don't know if they were being sarcastic or trying to be degrading. The only thing I could come up with was Flipping Freak Show or similar to that. The actual comment was "and ffs youve got hair longer than her tail". I think the video may have pissed them off from the rest of their comment I left out.

Anyway, any thoughts on it?
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    06-08-2011, 09:22 AM
  #2
Trained
The first thing I thought of was..."for f&*ks sake". It seems to make sense in context of the sentence you mentioned, but I don't really know for sure.
     
    06-09-2011, 07:02 AM
  #3
Started
Quote:
Originally Posted by usandpets    
Okay, I'll admit that I'm not hip with all the new texting words and phrases. I do know and understand some, like wth, idk, and jk. I have a video on youtube where someone used "ffs" in a comment. I'm not too sure if it was a typo or it really stood for something. I also don't know if they were being sarcastic or trying to be degrading. The only thing I could come up with was Flipping Freak Show or similar to that. The actual comment was "and ffs youve got hair longer than her tail". I think the video may have pissed them off from the rest of their comment I left out.

Anyway, any thoughts on it?
ffs does stand for For F**ks sake
I'm a lazy 16yo so I actually use predictive if I'm texting, and I type properly on the computer (Can't stand people who shorten EVERYTHING) but I can understand most of the jargon, seeing as my friends use just about all of it.

-One I got confused about was "ikr" I later found out it means "I know right"
     
    06-09-2011, 08:03 AM
  #4
Green Broke
Okay, that makes sense. It's not that I hadn't heard that before but it's not a phrase I use. So, I guess that would be why I wouldn't think of it. Thanks
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Texting/talking on cell phones while mounted Starlite Horse Talk 45 04-23-2011 10:31 AM
Texting abbreviations for horse owners G and K's Mom Jokes and Funnies 9 02-13-2011 04:42 AM
texting videos farmpony84 Cars and Trucks 1 08-29-2009 11:50 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0