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FYI For Your Information G Gay GBM Gay black male LGBT or GLBT Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgendered GLBTQIA gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, questioning, intersexed and ally GSOH Good sense of humor GWM Gay white male H Hispanic HNG Horny Net Geek Hookup, see What is Hookup Culture?
HWP Height/weight proportionate IR Interracial IRL In Real Life ISO In search of J Jewish K Kids Kino L Lesbian LD Light drinker LDR Long Distance Relationship LDS Latter Day Saints (Mormon)LS Legally separated, or Light smoker M Male MBA Married but available MBC Married black couple MM Marriage minded MSM Men seeking men, or Men who have sex with men MSW Men seeking women Mt F Male-to-female transgendered MWC Married white couple NA Native American NBM Never been married ND or N/D Non-drinker, No drinking, or No drugs Neg a backhanded compliment N/Drugs No drugs NK or N/K No kids NS or N/S Non-smoker NSA No strings attached NRE New Relationship Energy Open Relationship P Professional, or Parent PA Personal Attachment or Pleasing Appendage Pan pansexual Pansexual where gender is irrelevant Peacocking attracting attention through props and clothing PC Politically Correct, Personal Computer PD Public Display of Affection PDA Public Display of Affection Poly polyamory POSSLQ Person of opposite sex sharing living quarters RL Real Life, i.e.
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A personal or personal ad is an item or notice traditionally in the newspaper, similar to a classified advertisement but personal in nature.
ASL: age state location ASL: age sex location B&D, B/D: bondage and discipline BB: barebacking BB: bodybuilder BBC: big black cock, or big black cunt BBW: big beautiful woman BF: boyfriendbf: black female BHM: big handsome man Bi: bisexual Bi F: bisexual female Bi M: bisexual male BMW: big Mexican woman CD: cross-dresser D/D: drug and disease D/s: dominance and submission DDF: drug and disease free DTF: down to fuck DL: down low Dom: male dominant Domme: female dominant DTE: down to earth DWF: divorced white female DWM: divorced white male FTM: female to male (transsexual)FWB: friend with benefits GAM: gay asian man GBM: gay black male GF: gay female GF: girlfriend GG: genetic girl GHM: gay Hispanic male GSOH: good sense of humor GWC: gay white couple GWF: gay white female GWM: gay white male Het: heterosexual HWP: height weight proportional IRL: in real life ISO: in search of LTR: long term relationship M4M: fan for man M4MW: man for man and woman M4T: male for transsexual M4T: male for transvestite M4W: man for woman MBC: married black couple MBi C: married bisexual couple MHC: married Hispanic couple MOTOS: member of the opposite sex MOTSS: member of the same sex MTF: male-to-female (transsexual)MW4M: man and woman for man MW4MW: man and woman for man and woman MW4W: man and woman for woman MWC: married white couple NS: nonsmoking NSA: no strings attached PNP: party and play RTS: real time sex S&M, S/M: sadomasochism SBF: single black female SBi F: single bisexual female SBi M: single bisexual male SBM: single black male STD: sexually transmitted disease STI: sexually transmitted infection.
Newspapers and magazines that take personal advertisements often provide a reply forwarding service; in this case, the text of the advert will include a unique box number and anyone wishing to reply to the advert sends or delivers their reply to the publisher's address in an envelope bearing that number.
Translation: When his ad says 'rugby player's build' he doesn't mean Jonny Wilkinson, he really means Johnny Vegas DISCRETION EXPECTED I'm married and don't want my wife to know.
INDEPENDENT Lying, cheating commitment-phobic scum.
not online, or in-person S Single SBF Single black female SBi F Single bisexual female SBM Single black male SD Social drinker SGL Single SI Similar interests SO Significant Other SOH Sense of humor STDs Sexually transmitted diseases STIs Sexually transmitted infections STR Straight SWF Single white female SWM Single white male TG Transgendered TLC Tender loving care TS Transexual TV Transvestite Umfriend a sort of, not really friend VBD Very bad date W Widowed or Whitew/ With WAA Will answer all Wingman see What is a Wingman?
The popularity of abbreviations and acronyms in personal ads developed as a byproduct of newspapers charging customers per letter.In British English it is also commonly known as an advert in a lonely hearts column.