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Online Bingo Lingo: A Guide
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Online Bingo Lingo: A Guide

If you’re new to online bingo, one of the first major differences you’ll see between online and real-life bingo is the community. Most online bingo rooms have chat rooms, and because the game is automated, there’s no worry about missing a number if you’re chatting with friends! But if you’ve never used a bingo chat room before, you could stick out like a sore thumb as a newbie!

Chat rooms are often full of text speak and bingo slang, and if you’re not familiar with the acronyms, you might struggle to understand what’s being said – a definite no-no if you want to take part in chat room games, as the chat hosts on some bingo sites may offer prizes like bingo bonuses in the chat room. We’ve compiled a list of the most common online bingo chat room acronyms, so you can get participating in those discussions like a pro straight away! You might be familiar with some of them already – chat rooms use a lot of common text speak that you might already use for texting or Facebook messaging – but if you have no clue what ‘1TG’ or ‘GLA’ mean, you might just find this list helpful!

Common Bingo Chat Room Phrases

  • AFAIK As Far As I Know
  • AFK Away From Keyboard
  • ASAP As Soon As Possible
  • ASL Age, Sex, Location
  • BAC Back At Computer
  • BBL Be Back Later
  • BDT ‘Bout Darn Time
  • BF Boyfriend
  • BFF Best Friend Forever
  • BLNT Better Luck Next Time
  • BK I’m Back
  • BRB Be Right Back
  • BTW By The Way
  • B4N Bye For Now
  • CM/CH/CL Chat Moderator/Chat Host/Chat Leader
  • CU See You
  • CYA See You Later
  • FCOL For Crying Out Loud
  • GF Girlfriend
  • GG Good Game
  • GJ Good Job
  • GL Good Luck
  • GLA Good Luck All
  • GLE Good Luck Everyone
  • GLNG Good Luck Next Game
  • GM Good Morning
  • GR8 Great
  • GTSY Glad To See You
  • G2G Got To Go
  • HAGD Have A Good Day
  • HB Hurry Back
  • IC I See
  • IGP I Gotta Pee
  • IMO In My Opinion
  • IRL In Real Life
  • JK Just Kidding
  • JMO Just My Opinion
  • JP Jackpot
  • JTLYK Just To Let You Know
  • K OK
  • KK OK
  • KIT Keep In Touch
  • LOL Laughing Out Loud
  • LMAO Laughing My @$$ Off
  • LY Love You
  • LYK Let You Know
  • L8R Later
  • MNC Mother Nature Calls
  • NOYB None Of Your Business
  • NP No Problem
  • OMG Oh My God
  • OTOH On The Other Hand
  • PLZ Please
  • PM Private Message
  • PPL People
  • R Are
  • RE Hi Again
  • ROFL Rolling On the Floor Laughing
  • RTSM Read The Stupid Manual
  • SO Significant Other
  • SOHF Sense Of Humour Failure
  • SS So Sorry
  • SYS See You Soon
  • S2R Send To Receive
  • TC Take Care
  • TIA Thanks In Advance
  • TMA Take My Advice
  • TMI Too Much Information
  • TTFN Ta Ta For Now
  • TX Thanks
  • TY Thank You
  • TYVM Thank You Very Much
  • U You
  • UR Your
  • U2 You Too
  • WB Welcome Back
  • WD Well Done
  • WDW Well Done Winners
  • WOT Waste Of Time
  • WTG Way To Go
  • W8 Wait
  • Y Why
  • YVW You’re Very Welcome
  • YWYou’re Welcome
  • ?Please Explain
  • ?4UQuestion For You
  • 1TGOne To Go
  • 2TGTwo To Go
  • 3TGThree To Go

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