The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation
Can you believe that a neo-Nazi website gets a million more visitors a month than we do, due to Google's penalty against this site? And a Google employee lied about the penalty. November update: I've started naming names. Read the details here.
Can you believe that a neo-Nazi website gets a million more visitors a month than we do, due to Google's penalty against this site? And a Google employee lied about it. But I'm naming names. Read more here.
There's a neo-Nazi website that gets a million more visitors a month than we do, due to Google's penalty against this site. And a Google employee lied about it. Read the details here.
A neo-Nazi website gets a million more visitors a month than we do, due to Google's penalty against this site. A Google employee lied about it. Read more here.
A neo-Nazi website gets a million more visitors a month than we do, due to Google's penalty against this site. And Google lied about it. More here.

Definition of BBS

BBS

interjection

  • acronym for "Be Back Soon". Generally used in texting or any keyboard use situation.
    I need to go get a snack. BBS.

    Last edited on May 25 2019. Submitted by Nightowl223 from Earth, TX, USA on May 25 2019.

noun

  • acronym for "bulletin board system". Used most often to refer to a computer (or group of computers) that allows users to dial into the system via a modem and download software, play games, chat with other users, etc.

    Last edited on Aug 27 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 11 2009.

  • a web site used to download games and other software; chat with friends and family; etc.

    Last edited on May 25 2019. Submitted by Anonymous on Jan 08 2014.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'acronyms (list of)':

Definitions include: acronym for "Female Body Inspector".
Definitions include: acronym for "to my knowledge".
Definitions include: acronym for "on the other hand".
Definitions include: acronym for "works for me".
Definitions include: acronym for "fucking easy question".
Definitions include: acronym for "same old shit."
Definitions include: acronym for "you have been trolled", i.e. you have fallen victim to an internet troll.
Definitions include: "okay, thanks, 'bye".
Definitions include: acronym for "peanut butter."
Definitions include: acronym for "no later than".
Definitions include: a last-minute or previously unplanned request to meet up with someone with the intention of having sex (i.e. getting booty.)
Definitions include: "you".
Definitions include: acronym for "timeline".
Definitions include: acronym for "date of birth."
Definitions include: acronym for "live action role-playing."

Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: "please".
Definitions include: acronym for "be back later".
Definitions include: acronym for "you are not a lawyer."
Definitions include: a hypothetical affliction that causes programs to run more poorly over time.
Definitions include: "thanks".
Definitions include: to advertise using spam and "spammy" techniques.
Definitions include: acronym for "trigger warning".
Definitions include: acronym for "big black cock".
Definitions include: acronym for "ta-ta for now" (i.e. "goodbye for now.")
Definitions include: to hack, with the result being something quickly and sloppily created, or modified to solve a particular problem.
Definitions include: "password."
Definitions include: pejorative name for Microsoft Windows.
Definitions include: acronym for "frequently asked question(s)".
Definitions include: an exclamation of delight, surprise or amazement.
Definitions include: a geek.

Slang terms with the same root words

Other terms relating to 'board':

Definitions include: inclusive.
Definitions include: surf board, specially shaped laminated board used for surfing
Definitions include: at a dining table, a reach to retrieve something a long distance away.
Definitions include: to start over when trying to solve a problem or complete a task.
Definitions include: to hire a new employee or bring someone onto a team.
Definitions include: in agreement with a plan.
Definitions include: to strongly acknowledge something.

Other terms relating to 'system':

Definitions include: completely ready.
Definitions include: the practice of pairing people participating in some activity together so that each can look out for the other.
Definitions include: a computer system.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(8)  
No longer use it(2)  
Heard it but never used it(4)  
Have never heard it(9)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 23 votes: 26%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/bbs">BBS</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/bbs BBS]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.