List of 45 Words That Came From the Internet
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|Abbreviation of "adorable."
|Abbreviation of "ask me anything."
|Abbreviation of "be right back."
|Abbreviation of "by the way."
|To add a comment to a forum topic in order to move it up the list of topics.
|An interjection indicating stupidity.
|DM (direct message)
|A private message sent by one user to another on social media.
|An especially embarrassing or notable failure or act of incompetence.
|A gesture where the palm of one's hand is placed on one's face to show frustration at someone else's obtuseness
|Abbreviation of "frequently asked questions."
|Abbreviation of "fear of missing out."
|Abbreviation of "got to go."
|A lossless file format for static images or brief animations.
|A username; a nickname used on a website as one's public identity.
|A word or phrase preceded by a hash and typed without spaces, used on social media to identify a specific topic or cause.
|I can’t even
|A phrase used to indicate speechlessness.
|Abbreviation of "in my humble opinion."
|An electronic folder for receiving emails or messages; to send someone an email or direct message.
|Abbreviation of "in real life."
|A phrase placed at the end of a sentence to try and mitigate a rude or offensive statement.
|A delay in response due to a slow device or bad connection.
|Abbreviation of "let me know."
|Abbreviation of "laughing out loud."
|A person who frequently visits a forum or comment section without making comments.
|An amusing image or video clip that is shared between internet users, often with different captions or in differing contexts.
|A newbie; an inexperienced person.
|Abbreviation of "not safe for work."
|Abbreviation of "oh my God."
|A large smartphone or small tablet.
|To spoil a photograph by appearing in it univited.
|To share another Twitter user's post with one's own followers.
|A self-taken photograph of oneself.
|To send a sexually explicit message or image by cell phone.
|An unwanted commercial email.
|Abbreviation of "seriously."
|Abbreviation of "to be honest."
|Abbreviation of "too long; didn't read."
|Abbreviation of "totally."
|(Of a topic) currently popular, with a lot of people talking about it on social media.
|To post or comment in a deliberately offensive manner in order to provoke angry responses; a person who takes pleasure in causing offense and starting arguments online.
|A post on Twitter.
|To remove an individual from one's social media contacts.
|To withdraw a "like" from a social media post.
|Interjection equivalent to "congratulations" or "touché."
|Interjection of enthusiasm or excitement.