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2014-06-19 23:07:41

All Acronyms, operating AllAcronyms.com, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website release which provides visitors with an informative content-oriented online experience and is designed

Long List Of Social Media Acronyms Compiled By FBI For Field Use
2014-06-19 11:04:32

Short for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the FBI has armed their agents with an exhaustive, though far from complete, listing of shorthand abbreviations used by the denizens and devotees of social media.

2013-12-07 23:00:53

eReflect discusses how the digital world has become an indispensable part of 21st century lifestyles with Erin Jansen.

2011-03-26 08:35:00

The Oxford English Dictionary has added a new list of words and expressions.

2009-10-01 15:53:24

The Wisconsin Tourism Federation said it is changing its name to the Tourism Federation of Wisconsin to drop its common acronym, WTF. The Sun Prairie-based organization said the switch was necessary to avoid associations between the organization and the popular Internet and text-messaging use of WTF,

2009-04-16 15:11:37

Police in Scotland's Dumfries and Galloway council area are proposing the Scottish Police Federation do away with police speak in favor of plain English. Officers have submitted proposals to the Scottish Police Federation conference scheduled for next week asking top officials to consider doing away with many confusing and irritating phrases they are forced to use while dealing with the public, The Times of London reported Thursday. The mover of the motion feels strongly that for too long the...

2008-10-28 15:00:16

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- STANDS4 LLC, the company that operates the popular acronyms and abbreviations online dictionary: Abbreviations.com, today announced it acquired the Quotes.net domain name and it is launching an innovative quotations service under the new premium identity.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.