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Old 07-24-2011, 08:57 PM
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Originally Posted by ZeroDrakken View Post
I've seen the term used alot... but what exactly does "DH" stand for? Is it (as I keep imagining) imported and ironically repurposed baseball slang, or is it something else entirely?
It's message board speak for "Dear [or Darling] Husband." DW, DS, DD = Dear/Darling Wife, Son, Daughter. I've always thought they were really stupid abbreviations, and they do annoy the shit out of me. Below is a list of some abbreviations commonly used in online communities/forums, and here. Texting has created newer ones, but most of these have been around a long time:
  • BF - Boyfriend
  • BFF - Best Friend Forever
  • BIL - Brother-in-Law
  • BTW - By The Way
  • BTDT - Been There, Done That
  • DD - Dear or Darling Daughter
  • DH - Dear or Darling Husband
  • DS - Dear or Darling Son
  • DW - Dear or Darling Wife
  • DIL - Daughter-in-Law
  • DSD - Dear Stepdaughter
  • DSS - Dear Stepson
  • EA - Emotional Affair
  • EX - Ex-husband or Ex-wife
  • FIL - Father-in-Law
  • FWIW - For What It's Worth
  • FYI - For Your Information
  • GF - Girlfriend
  • GMTA - Great Minds Think Alike
  • HTH - Hope This Helps
  • IMO - In My Opinion
  • IMHO - In My Humble Opinion
  • IOW - In Other Words
  • ITM - In The Meantime
  • IRL - In Real Life
  • ITA - I Totally Agree
  • J/K - Just Kidding
  • JMHO - Just My Honest/Humble Opinion
  • KWIM - Know What I Mean
  • LDR - Long Distance Relationship
  • LMAO - Laughing My Ass Off
  • LOL - Laughing Out Loud
  • MIL - Mother-in-Law
  • OM - Other Man
  • OW - Other Woman
  • OP - Original Poster
  • OMG - Oh My God
  • OSO - Other Significant Other
  • OTOH - On the other hand
  • ROTFLMAO - Rolling on the Floor Laughing My Ass Off
  • SAHM - Stay At Home Mom
  • SIL - Sister-in-Law/Son-in-Law
  • SO - Significant Other
  • STBX - Soon-To-Be Ex
  • STD - Sexually Transmitted Disease
  • STI - Sexually Transmitted Infection
  • TIA - Thanks In Advance
  • WTG - Way To Go
  • WTH - What The Hell
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