Top 30 Sexting and Cyberbullying Acronyms Parents Should Know

Top 30 Sexting and Cyberbullying Acronyms Parents Should Know

Tweens and teens will do everything they can to keep adults out of their business.  But sometimes kids make mistakes or use poor judgment.  Many of the kids I’ve interviewed confess that they occasionally get into situations that mushroom out of their control, and they actually wish an adult would know what was going on and help them out.

With that in mind, here are the top thirty sexting and cyberbullying acronyms that parents should know:

A/S/L? Age/sex/location?
AIR/ PIR Adult in room, parent in room
420 Marijuana
Banana Code word for penis
CD9 Code 9 (Parents around)
CYA Cover your a**
DIAF Die in a fire
DIKU Do I know you?
DILLIGAS Do I look like I give a sh*t?
DOM Dirty old man
DOC Drug of choice
DQMOT Don’t quote me on this
DTRT Do the right thing
EG, BEG Evil grin, big evil grin
FUBAR F*cked up beyond all recognition (or repair)
GNOC Get naked on camera
GYPO Get your pants off
IPN I’m posting naked
I&I Intercourse and inebriation
IWSN I want sex now
Kitty Code word for vagina
KPC Keeping parents clueless
LMAO Laughing my a** off
MOS Mom over shoulder
MPFB My personal f*ck buddy
NALOPKT Not a lot of people know that
PAW, TAW Parents are watching, teachers are watching
WYRN What’s your real name?
zerg To gang up on someone

Multiple Sources: Sameer Hinduja, Ph.D. and Justin W. Patchin, Ph.D. of and and many interviews with kids!

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