The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)
Like us on Facebook - Follow us on Twitter - Slang blog
Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of RTFM

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'Internet, texting, SMS, email, chat acronyms (list of)':

Definitions include: "no".
Definitions include: acronym for "don't give a fuck."
Definitions include: acronym for "I am not a lawyer."
Definitions include: acronym for "What are you doing?"
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand it".
Definitions include: acronym for "love you like a brother".
Definitions include: acronym for "mind your own business."
Definitions include: acronym for "you are not a lawyer."
Definitions include: "seriously."
Definitions include: acronym for "don't even trip", i.e. "Don't worry about it."
Definitions include: acronym for "just shaking my head".
Definitions include: acronym for "safe for work."
Definitions include: "to be quite honest".
Definitions include: acronym for "I love you."
Definitions include: acronym for "I am not your lawyer".

Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "crack the fuck up".
Definitions include: something repeatedly posted on an internet-based discussion forum.
Definitions include: a tool that is very versatile but isn't easy to use.
Definitions include: acronym for "mind your own business."
Definitions include: marketing material.
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand".
Definitions include: acronym for "thank you".
Definitions include: money.
Definitions include: acronym for "What are you doing?"
Definitions include: acronym for "age, sex, location, religion".
Definitions include: "alright".
Definitions include: superfluous source code that has yet to be removed.
Definitions include: to cite a relevant excerpt from some text.
Definitions include: In computer speak, to move information from fast-access memory to a slower storage device, e.g. disk ("swap out") or the other way around ("swap in.") This often refers to loading data from disk into memory as needed (swapping in) and writing the data back to disk when it is no longer needed (swapping out.)
Definitions include: acronym for "life protip".

Slang terms with the same root words

Other terms relating to 'fuck':

Definitions include: "fuck you".
Definitions include: absolutely.
Definitions include: very absolutely.
Definitions include: acronym of "all fucked up."
Definitions include: meaning caring about everything.
Definitions include: acronym of "adios mother fucker."
Definitions include: an intensifier.
Definitions include: a person who is stupid or doing something dumb.
Definitions include: acronym for "bad-ass mother fucker".
Definitions include: "Get ready for some serious trouble."
Definitions include: acronym of "big fucking deal."
Definitions include: acronym for Butt-Fuck, Egypt.
Definitions include: to over-think something, well beyond what is needed; to consider and reconsider and reconsider again often leading to an inability to make a decision.
Definitions include: a "friend" who is having sex with one of one's girlfriend or one of one's ex-girlfriends, without your expressed consent or permission.
Definitions include: "butt fuck".

Other terms relating to 'manual':

Definitions include: acronym for "read the manual".

Other terms relating to 'read':

Definitions include: acronym for "Guardian Reader Of Low Intelligence in Ethnic Skirt", an insult used by doctors in the UK on medical charts.
Definitions include: rappers that only have the ability to rhyme using single-syllable words.
Definitions include: Knowing exactly where another person is 'coming from' and telling the person about it esp. in front of the crowd if any.
Definitions include: to look for hidden subtext.
Definitions include: "pay close attention."
Definitions include: See you and check you out and make sure everything's alright between us. (from Clockwork Orange).
Definitions include: to reprimand.
Definitions include: acronym for "read the manual".
Definitions include: See tl;dr.
Definitions include: acronym for "too long; didn't read."
Definitions include: acronym for "too long; will read later".

Other terms relating to 'the':

Definitions include: walking, generally as opposed to driving.
Definitions include: interrogation.
Definitions include: extremely intoxicated
Definitions include: information.
Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: a good estimate.
Definitions include: a secret advantage.
Definitions include: inclusive.
Definitions include: to make a bad situation worse.
Definitions include: with the amount of time left to finish a task rapidly disappearing.
Definitions include: of a male, to urinate.
Definitions include: secret sexual activity with a person other than one's partner.
Definitions include: meaning caring about everything.
Definitions include: extremely popular.
Definitions include: taking a passive role.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(11)  
No longer use it(0)  
Heard it but never used it(3)  
Have never heard it(13)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 17 votes: 73%  (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/rtfm">RTFM</a>

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

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/rtfm RTFM]

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