Three Letter Abreviations

Discussion in 'Diamond Lil's' started by rod-gearing, Aug 26, 2008.

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  1. Dont you just love em?

    RTC = Road Traffic Collision

    GSW = Gun Shot Wound

    HAC = Heart Attack Centre

    Must be millions of them,anymore spring to mind?




    Sorry its 4am and I'm very bored. :thumright:
     
  2. RAP...Regimental Aid Post
    DOB...Dig out blind or date of birth




    It's 4pm and I'm bored too, but at work so at least I'm getting paid for it.
     
  3. BBB - Big Bastard Brother. Got I hate it
     
  4. TLAs can be confusing, e.g. IBM have Air Movement Devices, supposedly because File Area Networks was already in use. :dwarf:
     
  5. Try not to use TLA's!!!!!
     
  6. BUT:

    WTF

    WWD

    WITHOUT

    TLAs
     
  7. FlagWagger

    FlagWagger Book Reviewer

    Agree, for real style use ETLAs instead :)

    You can say so much more with 4 or more letters than can be said with 3, for example: BUFFS, BTSOOM, PPPPPPP. FUBAR, SNAFU, BOHICA, FUBIJAR
     
  8. PMQs = Prime Minister's Questions

    OPQs = Oral Parliamentary Questions

    WPQs = Written Parliamentary Questions

    MPQs = Minding your Ps and Qs ;)
     
  9. RAF ( Rough as fcuk)
    WFL ( Wee Fat Lump)
    CPT (That's the Other Half's comment. Cheap Polish Tat....wandering round a Krakow market.I thought the jewellery very nice actually)
    MILF(male version) SM ( female version) probably both well-known.
     
  10. NCI
    Police slang for " No person in"
     
  11. No one mentioned SNAFU yet?????
     
  12. ELWE
    ALA
    M&M
    DSMSMR
     
  13. TLA??
    That Loon Atkins?
    :)
     
  14. Not quite got the grasp of the TLA have you??

    FUD :thumright:
     
  15. MUP

    and


    PET
     

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