Slang Terms Beginning with A

  • Ahegao

    A Japanese slang term for an exaggerated, orgasmic facial expression. Generally sexualized, the face is supposedly made due to an overabundance of pleasure.
  • Anime

    A term for any animation, hand or computer drawn, originating from Japan. Derived from the English word "animation", it has many common styles and tropes, but the term refers to any animation.
  • Aesthetic

    A term that indicates something is pleasing to the eye.
  • Absolute Unit

    A reference to something that is so large and in charge, there's nothing you can compare it to.
  • Armbar

    Refers to a grappling maneuver that hyper-extends the arm to make the opponent submit.
  • Argy Bargy

    An argument or tussle.
  • All to Pot

    Ruined or messed up.
  • AYOBOI

    Hey, yo, boy
  • Apeshit

    To freak out so much that it's tempting to throw your poop around like an angry monkey.
  • AYTMTB

    And you're telling me this because
  • AYTY

    are you there yet
  • AYV

    Are You Vertical
  • AYW

    As you wish
  • AYWK

    As you well know
  • AZHOL

    a**h**e
  • AZM

    Awesome
  • AZN

    asian
  • AZZ

    a**
  • AYFK

    are you f**king kidding
  • AYFKM

    are you f**king kidding me
  • AYFR

    Are You For Real
  • AYFS

    Are You f**king Serious
  • AYFT

    Are You Free Today
  • AYK

    are you kidding
  • AYKM

    Are You Kidding Me
  • AYL

    Are You Listening
  • AYMF

    are you my friend
  • AYOK

    are you okay
  • AYOR

    At Your Own Risk
  • AYPI

    And Your Point Is
  • AYR

    At your request
  • AYS

    are you serious
  • AYSM

    are you shitting me?
  • AYSOS

    Are You Stupid Or Something
  • AYST

    are you still there
  • AYT

    Are You There
  • AYTE

    alright
  • AYTF

    are you there f**ker
  • AWT

    At what time
  • AWTTW

    A word to the wise
  • AWTY

    Are We There Yet
  • AWW

    Any Which Way
  • AWYR

    Awaiting Your Reply
  • AYAGOB

    are you a girl or boy
  • AYB

    All Your Base
  • AYBAB2M

    all your base are belong 2 me
  • AYBAB2U

    All your base are belong to us
  • AYBABTG

    All Your Base Are Belong To Google
  • AYBABTU

    All Your Base Are Belong To Us
  • AYBRB2U

    All your base are belong to us
  • AYC

    Aren't You Clever
  • AYCE

    All You Can Eat
  • AYCS

    As You Can See
  • AYD

    are you done
  • AYDY

    Are You Done Yet
  • AYE

    Yes
  • AYEC

    At Your Earliest Convenience
  • AYF

    All Your Fault
  • AW

    Attention Whore
  • AWA

    As Well As
  • AWACBE

    As Well As Can Be Expected
  • AWC

    After While, Crocodile
  • AWES

    awesome
  • AWESO

    Awesome
  • AWESOME

    Amazing
  • AWGTHTGTATA

    Are We Going To Have To Go Through All This Again
  • AWGTHTGTTA

    Are We Going To Have To Go Through This Again
  • AWHFY

    Are We Having Fun Yet
  • AWK

    awkward
  • AWL

    Always with love
  • AWLTP

    Avoiding Work Like The Plague
  • AWNIAC

    All We Need Is Another Chair
  • AWOL

    absent without leave
  • AWP

    Arctic Warfare Police sniper rifle
  • AWS

    As We Speak
  • AWSIC

    and why should i care
  • AWSM

    Awesome
  • AWSOME

    awesome
  • AU

    Alternate Universe
  • AUB

    Are You Bored
  • AUDY

    Are you done yet?
  • AUFM

    are you f**king mental
  • AUFSM

    are you f**king shiting me
  • AUNT

    Cunt
  • AUO

    I don't know
  • AUP

    acceptable use policy
  • AUT

    Are you there
  • AV

    Audio/Video
  • AV7X

    avenged sevenfold
  • AVA

    Angels and Airwaves
  • AVGN

    Angry Video Game Nerd
  • AVIE

    Avatar
  • AVO

    Afternooon
  • AVPM

    A Very Potter Musical
  • AVSB

    a very special boy
  • AVTR

    avatar
  • AVVIE

    avatar
  • AVY

    Avatar
  • ATN

    Any Time Now
  • ATO

    against the odds
  • ATOP

    at time of posting
  • ATP

    answer the phone
  • ATPM

    About to pee myself
  • ATQ

    Answer The Question
  • ATSITS

    All The Stars In The Sky
  • ATSL

    Along the same lines
  • ATST

    At The Same Time
  • ATT

    At This Time
  • ATTN

    Attention
  • ATTOTP

    At The Time Of This Post
  • ATTT

    Ain't That The Truth
  • ATV

    All Terrain Vehicle
  • ATVB

    All The Very Best
  • ATW

    All the way
  • ATWA

    All The Way Alive
  • ATWD

    Agree That We Disagree
  • ATY

    according to you
  • ATYS

    AnyThing You Say
  • ASO

    And So On
  • ASP

    At Some Point
  • ASR

    age sex race
  • Ass

    Another term for butt.
  • ASSHLE

    a**h**e
  • AT&T

    American Telephone & Telegraph
  • ATA

    Ait To Air
  • ATAB

    Ain't That A Bitch
  • ATB

    all the best
  • ATC

    Any Two Cards
  • ATD

    Attention to Detail
  • ATEOTD

    At The End Of The Day
  • ATEOTLYWBAT

    At The End Of This Lesson You Will Be Able To
  • ATF

    All Time Favorite
  • ATFP

    answer the f**king phone
  • ATGATT

    All The Gear All The Time
  • ATK

    Attack
  • ATL

    atlanta
  • ATM

    at the moment
  • ATMO

    According To My Opinion
  • ASAYGT

    As Soon As You Get This
  • ASBMAETP

    Acronyms should be memorable and easy to pronounce
  • ASBO

    Anti Social Behaviour Order
  • ASCII

    American Standard Code for Information Interchange
  • ASE

    age, sex, ethnicity
  • ASF

    And So Forth
  • ASHL

    a**h**e
  • ASHOLE

    a**h**e
  • ASIC

    Application Specific Integrated Circuit
  • ASIG

    And so it goes
  • ASKHOLE

    Someone who asks your opinion or for advice but never takes your advice and does exactly the opposite of what you suggested
  • ASL

    age, sex, location
  • ASLA

    Age/Sex/Location/Availability
  • ASLMH

    Age/Sex/Location/Music/Hobbies
  • ASLO

    age sex location orientation
  • ASLOP

    Age Sex Location Orientation Picture
  • ASLP

    Age, sex, location, picture
  • ASLR

    age sex location race
  • ASLRP

    age, sex, location, race, picture
  • ARE

    Acronym rich environment
  • ARED

    Alright
  • ARG

    Alternate Reality Gaming
  • ARGO OR AGRO

    Aggravate
  • ARK

    Act of Random Kindness
  • ARND

    around
  • ARPA

    Advanced Research Projects Agency
  • ARPANET

    Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
  • ARSE

    a**
  • ARSED

    bothered
  • ARVO

    Afternoon
  • AS

    another subject
  • ASA

    And So On
  • ASAFP

    as soon as f**king possible
  • ASAIC

    As Soon As I Can
  • ASAIK

    as soon as I know
  • ASAMOF

    As A Matter Of Fact
  • ASAP

    as soon as possible
  • ASARBAMBTAA

    All submissions are reviewed by a moderator before they are added.
  • ASAS

    As soon as sensible
  • AP

    Attached Parenting
  • APAC

    All Praise And Credit
  • APB

    All Points Bulletin
  • APC

    Armoured Personnel Carrier
  • API

    application program interface
  • APM

    Actions per Minute
  • APO

    Authorized Personnel Only
  • APOC

    apocalypse
  • APOD

    Another Point Of Discussion
  • APOS

    Annoying Piece Of Shit
  • APP

    Application
  • APPROX

    approximately
  • APPT

    appointment
  • APR

    Annual Percentage Rate
  • APRECE8

    appreciate
  • APRECI8

    appreciate
  • APU

    As Per Usual
  • AQAP

    As quick as possible
  • AR

    are
  • ARD

    Alright
  • AO

    Anarchy Online
  • AOAS

    All Of A Sudden
  • AOB

    Any Other Business
  • AOBTD

    Another One Bites The Dust
  • AOC

    age of consent
  • AOE

    Age Of Empires
  • AOF

    Apprentice Old Fart
  • AOI

    Ass on ice
  • AOK

    All OK
  • AOL

    American Online
  • AOM

    Age of majority
  • AOMM

    Always on my mind
  • AON

    all or nothing
  • AOS

    adult over shoulder
  • AOT

    As Opposed To
  • AOTA

    All of the above
  • AOTO

    Amen on that one
  • AOTS

    All Of The Sudden
  • AOYP

    Angel On Your Pillow
  • AOYS

    angel on your shoulder
  • ANAWFOS

    And Now A Word From Our Sponsor
  • ANC

    African National Congress
  • ANF

    Abercrombie & Fitch
  • ANFAWFOS

    And Now For A Word From Our Sponsor
  • ANFSCD

    And Now For Something Completely Different
  • ANGB

    Almost Nearly Good Bridge
  • ANIB

    As New, in Box
  • ANIM8

    animate
  • ANL

    all night long
  • ANLSX

    Anal Sex
  • ANON

    Anonym
  • ANR

    Adult Nursing Relationship
  • ANTI

    Against
  • ANTM

    America's Next Top Model
  • ANUDA

    another
  • ANW

    anyways
  • ANWWI

    alright now where was i
  • ANY1

    Anyone
  • ANYWAZ

    anyways
  • AMC

    American Motors Corportation
  • AMD

    Advanced Micro Devices
  • AMEX

    American Express
  • AMF

    Adios Mother Fucker
  • AMG

    Ah My God
  • AMIIC

    ask me if i care
  • AMIIGAF

    ask me if i give a f**k
  • AMIRITE

    Am I Right
  • AML

    All my love
  • AMOG

    Alpha Male Of Group
  • AMP

    Amplifier
  • AMRMTYFTS

    All My Roommates Thank You For The Show
  • AMS

    Ask me something
  • AMSP

    ask me something personal
  • AMTHGF

    Absence makes the heart grow fonder
  • AMTRAK

    American passenger railroad corporation
  • AMV

    Anime Music Video
  • AMW

    Americas most wanted
  • AMZ

    Amazing
  • ALIHAL

    At Least I Have A Life
  • ALKQN

    Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation
  • ALOB

    A Load Of Bollocks
  • ALOL

    Actually Laughing Out Loud
  • ALOT

    a lot
  • ALOTBSOL

    Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life
  • ALRIGHT

    all right
  • ALRITE

    Alright
  • ALRT

    alright
  • ALRYT

    alright
  • ALT

    Alternative
  • ALTG

    Act Locally, Think Globally
  • ALU

    Arithmetic Logic Unit
  • AM

    Ante Meridian
  • AMA

    Ask Me Anything
  • AMAP

    as much as possible
  • AMAXING

    it is amaxing and max put together
  • AMAZN

    Amazing
  • AMBL

    All my boundless love
  • AMBW

    All My Best Wishes
  • AITYD

    And I Think You Do
  • AIUI

    As I Understand It
  • AIWS

    as i was saying
  • AJ

    apple juice
  • AJAX

    Asynchronous Javascript and XML
  • AK

    Alaska
  • AK47

    Assault rifle
  • AKA

    also known as
  • AKP

    Alexander King Project
  • AKPCEP

    Alexander King Project Cultural Engineering Project
  • AKTF

    Always Keep The Faith
  • AL

    Alcohol
  • ALAP

    as long as possible
  • ALAYTM

    as long as you tell me
  • ALCON

    all concerned
  • ALF

    Animal Liberation Front
  • ALG

    Ain't Life Grand
  • ALI

    Best Friend
  • AIIC

    As If I Care
  • AIID

    and if I did
  • AIIGHT

    all right
  • AIIT

    Alright
  • AIM

    AOL instant messanger
  • AIMB

    As I Mentioned Before
  • AIMP

    Always In My Prayers
  • AIN’T

    am not
  • AINEC

    And It's Not Even Close
  • AIO

    All In One
  • AIP

    agreement in principle
  • AIR

    As I Remember
  • AIRHEAD

    Stupid person
  • AIS

    Ass In Seat
  • AISB

    As it should be
  • AISE

    As I Said Earlier
  • AISI

    As I See It
  • AIT

    Alright
  • AITE

    Alright
  • AITR

    Adult In The Room
  • AGL

    Angel
  • AGM

    Annual General Meeting
  • AGN

    again
  • AGP

    Advanced Graphics Port
  • AGW

    All going well
  • AH

    a** hole
  • AHFY

    Always here for you
  • AHOLE

    a**h**e
  • AI

    Artificial Intelligence
  • AIADW

    ALL IN A DAYS WORK
  • AIAMU

    And I'm A Monkey's Uncle
  • AIB

    Am I Boverd
  • AICI

    As I See It
  • AICMFP

    and I claim my five pounds
  • AIDS

    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
  • AIGF

    All In Good Fun
  • AIGHT

    All Right
  • AIGHTZ

    alright
  • AIH

    As It Happens
  • AII

    Alright
  • AFI

    A Fire Inside
  • AFIAA

    As Far As I Am Aware
  • AFINIAFI

    A Friend In Need Is A Friend Indeed
  • AFJ

    April Fool's Joke
  • AFK

    Usually means "Away From Keyboard"
  • AFK2P

    away from keyboard to pee
  • AFKB

    away from keyboard
  • AFN

    All for Now
  • AFO

    Adult fan of
  • AFPOE

    A Fresh Pair Of Eyes
  • AFT

    About Fucking Time
  • AFU

    All Fucked Up
  • AFWIW

    Anyway, for what it's worth
  • AFZ

    Acronym Free Zone
  • AG

    Aggressive
  • AGB

    Almost Good Bridge
  • AGC

    Automatic Gain Control
  • AGGY

    Aggitated
  • AGH

    Ain't Gonna Happen
  • AGKWE

    And God Knows What Else
  • AFAHMASP

    A Fool And His Money Are Soon Parted
  • AFAIAA

    As Far As I Am Aware
  • AFAIAC

    As Far As I Am Concerned
  • AFAIC

    As Far As I'm Concerned
  • AFAICR

    As Far As I Can Remember
  • AFAICS

    As Far As I Can See
  • AFAICT

    As Far As I Can Tell
  • AFAIK

    As Far As I Know
  • AFAIR

    as far as I recall
  • AFAIU

    As Far As I Understand
  • AFAIUI

    As Far As I Understand It
  • AFAP

    As Fast As Possible
  • AFAYC

    As Far As You're Concerned
  • AFC

    Away From Computer
  • AFCPMGO

    away from computer parents may go on
  • AFD

    All Fucking Day
  • AFDN

    Any Fucking Day Now
  • AFF

    Affirmative
  • AFG

    away from game
  • AFGO

    Another Fucking Growth Opportunity
  • ADHD

    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • ADIDAS

    All Day I Dream About Sex
  • ADIH

    Another Day In Hell
  • ADIP

    Another Day in Paradise
  • ADL

    All Day Long
  • ADM

    Ay dios mio
  • ADMIN

    Administrator
  • ADMINR

    Administrator
  • ADN

    Any Day Now
  • ADPIC

    Always Dependably Politically Incorrect
  • ADR

    address
  • ADS

    Aiming Down Sights
  • ADSL

    Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line
  • ADTR

    A Day To Remember
  • AE

    Area Effect
  • AEAE

    And Ever And Ever
  • AEAP

    As Early As Possible
  • AF

    An acronym that stands for "As f***", usually affixed to the end of a sentence to denote somethings extremity.
  • AFACT

    As far as I can tell
  • AFAGAY

    A Friend As Good As You
  • ACDNT

    Accident
  • ACE

    access control entry
  • ACG

    Asian Cowgirl
  • ACGAF

    Absolutely couldn't give a f**k
  • ACK

    acknowledged
  • ACLOL’D

    Abbreviation of "actually laughed out loud" or "actually lol'd"; used to differentiate between something that's actually funny and something that only deserves a "lol" (much weaker) reply.
  • ACLU

    American Civil Liberties Union
  • ACME

    A Company that Makes Everything
  • ACORN

    A Completely Obsessive Really Nutty
  • ACP

    Automatic Colt Pistol
  • ACPT

    accept
  • ACQSTN

    Acquisition
  • ACU

    Army Combat Uniform
  • AD

    Anno Domini
  • ADAD

    Another day, another dollar
  • ADBB

    All done, bye-bye
  • ADD

    Address
  • ADDY

    Address
  • ADE/CLR

    Assets Drawing Expenses Capital Liabilities Revenue
  • ADGTH

    All Dogs Go To Heaven
  • ABEND

    absent by enforced net deprivation
  • ABF

    Absolute bloody final
  • ABFT

    About f**king Time
  • ABH

    Actual Bodily Harm
  • ABITHIWTITB

    A Bird In The Hand Is Worth Two In The Bush
  • ABK

    An acronym that stands for "Always Be Knolling". Knolling is the practice of laying out related objects in parrallell lines and 90° angles for the sake of a picture.
  • ABN

    Asshole By Nature
  • ABOOT

    about
  • ABP

    Already Been Posted
  • ABS

    Absolutely
  • ABSNT

    absent
  • ABT

    About
  • ABT2

    About To
  • ABTB

    All About That Bass
  • ABWT

    about
  • AC

    Alternating Current
  • ACAB

    All Cops Are Bastards
  • ACC

    account
  • ACCT

    Account
  • ACD

    Alt-Control-Delete
  • AAMOF

    As A Matter Of Fact
  • AAMOI

    As A Matter Of Interest
  • AAP

    Always A Pleasure
  • AAR

    At Any Rate
  • AAR8

    At Any Rate
  • AARP

    American Association of Retired Persons
  • AAS

    Alive And Smiling
  • AASHTA

    As always, Sheldon has the answer
  • AATF

    always and totally forever
  • AATK

    Always At The Keyboard
  • AAWC

    After awhile crocodile
  • AAWY

    And Also with You
  • AAYF

    As Always, Your Friend
  • AB

    Ass Backwards
  • AB IS ASSIGNMENT BOOK

    AB is Assignment Book
  • Abbr

    An abbreviation of the word abbreviation. An abbreviation is the shortening or contracting of a word that still represents the whole.
  • ABC

    American Born Chinese
  • ABCP

    A bad computer professional
  • ABD

    Already Been Done
  • ABDL

    Adult Baby Diaper Lover
  • A/L

    age and location
  • A/M

    away message
  • A/N

    Author's Note
  • A/S/L

    age,sex,location
  • A/S/L/P

    Age/Sex/Location/Picture
  • A/S/L/R

    age, sex, location, race
  • A/W

    Anyway
  • A1

    Top quality
  • A1T

    anyone there
  • A2DP

    Advanced Audio Distribution Profile
  • A2T

    Addicted to texting
  • A3

    Anyplace, Anywhere, Anytime
  • A7X

    Avenged Sevenfold
  • AA

    Automobile Association
  • AAA

    American Automobile Association
  • AAAAA

    American Association Against Acronym Abuse
  • AAB

    Average At Best
  • AABF

    as a best friend
  • AAF

    As A Friend
  • AAK

    Alive and Kicking
  • A

    Hey
  • A LEVEL

    A higher exam
  • A$$

    a**
  • A&E

    Accident & Emergency (department of a hospital)
  • A&F

    Always And Forever
  • A&R

    Artists & Repertoire
  • A’IGHT

    alright
  • A.I.M.

    aol instant messanger
  • A.K.A.

    also known as