Parents, here are 28 abbreviations your sexting teen may be using on their smartphone

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Parents who give their teens a smartphone need to be aware o the dangers of sexting. Teens can be very creative when exchanging messages right under a parent’s nose. Here are 28 acronyms that teens use when engaging in sexting:
IWSN – I want sex now

GNOC – Get naked on camera

NIFOC – Naked in front of computer

PIR – Parent in room

CU46 – See you for sex

53X – Sex

9 – Parent watching

99 – Parent gone

1174 – Party meeting place

THOT – That h– over there

CID – Acid (the drug)

Broken – Hungover from alcohol

420 – Marijuana

POS – Parent over shoulder

SUGARPIC – Suggestive or erotic photo

KOTL – Kiss on the lips

MIRL – Meet in real life

PRON – Porn

TDTM – Talk dirty to me

8 – Oral sex

CD9 – Parents around/Code 9

IPN – I’m posting naked

LH6 – Let’s have sex

WTTP – Want to trade pictures?

DOC – Drug of choice

TWD – Texting while driving

GYPO – Get your pants off

KPC– Keeping parents clueless

Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.

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