Kids’ and teens’ text messages are hard to understand at the first sight. Children try to simplify their text conversations, make them shorter, and waste less time on typing. On the other hand, they tend to make messaging secret and hide its actual meaning from parents.
What sets alarm bells ringing is online abusers, who use the same methods to get into kids’ confidence. That’s why you as a parent should learn what all these slang words mean to prevent your children from Internet threats and stranger danger. Especially those used for sexting, online dating, drug abuse, cyberbullying, and online predators’ attacks.
Below you’ll find the list of the most popular terms and abbreviations teenagers use while chatting online or writing text messages. Have a look and try to keep them in mind to know whether your kid is hiding something from you.
SSexting refers to sending messages with sexual content, primarily via SMS, IM chats, and online communication. View and remember the following list of the most widely used sexting terms to prevent your kids from online predators and other possible dangers on the Web.
Below you’ll find the list of the most popular illicit drugs and their street names. Bear them in mind to stay aware if your kids use any of them. If they do, consider that they are a footstep from possible danger. Prevent your children from using drugs before it’s too late.
Blow, C, candy, coke, do a line, freeze, girl, happy dust, Mama coca, mojo, monster, nose, pimp, shot, smoking gun, snow, sugar, sweet stuff, and white powder.
Base, beat, blast, casper, chalk, devil drug, gravel, hardball, hell, kryptonite, love, moonrocks, rock, scrabble, stones and tornado.
Backwards, blue heavens, downie, drowsy high, green dragons, idiot pills, joy juice, M&M, no worries, peanut, rainbows, red bullets, stoppers, stumbler, tooles and yellow.
Apache, China girl, China town, dance fever, friend, goodfellas, great bear, he-man, jackpot, king ivory, murder 8, poison, tango and cash and TNT.
Caps, cherry meth, ever clear, easy lay, fantasy, G, G-riffic, gamma hydrate, Georgia home boy, grievous bodily harm, liquid ecstasy, liquid X, soap and sodium oxybate.
Aunt Hazel, big H, black pearl, brown sugar, capital H, charley, china white, dope, good horse, H, hard stuff, hero, heroina, little boy, mud, perfect high, smack, stuff and tar.
Air blast, bolt, boppers, bullet bolt, climax, discorama, hardware, heart-on, highball, honey oil, huff, laughing gas, medusa, moon gas, satan’s secret, thrust and whiteout.
Bump, cat killer, cat valium, fort dodge, green, honey oil, jet, K, ket, kit kat, psychedelic heroin, purple, special “K”, special la coke, super acid, super C and vitamin K.
A, Acid, black star, blotter, boomers, cubes, Elvis, golden dragon, L, microdot, paper acid, pink robots, superman, twenty-five, yellow sunshine and ying yang.
420, Aunt Mary, baby, bobby, boom, chira, chronic, ditch, ganja, grass, greens, hash, herb, Mary Jane, nigra, Pot, reefer, rip, root, skunk, stack, torch, weed and zambi.
Adam, bean, blue kisses, clarity, club drug, disco biscuits, E, ecstasy, hug drug, love drug, lover’s speed, Mercedes, Molly, New Yorkers, peace, roll, white dove, X and XTC.
Beans, buttons, cactus, cactus buttons, cactus head, chief, love trip, mesc, mescal, mezc, moon, peyote and topi.
Beannies, blue devils, chalk, CR, crank, crystal, crystal meth, fast, granulated orange, ice, meth, Mexican crack, pink, rock, speckled birds, speed, tina and yellow powder.
Bathtub speed, Cadillac express, cat, crank, ephedrone, gagers, go-fast, goob, qat, slick superspeed, star, the C, tweeker, wild cat and wonder star.
Ah-pen-yen, aunti, big O, black stuff, Chinese tobacco, chocolate, dopium, dover’s deck, dream gun, hard stuff, hocus, joy plant, O, ope, pin yen, toxy and zero.
Angel dust, belladonna, black whack, CJ, cliffhanger, crystal joint, Detroit pink, elephant tranquilizer, hog, magic, Peter Pan, sheets, soma, TAC, trank, white horizon and zoom.
Boomers, god’s flesh, little smoke, magic mushroom, Mexican mushrooms, mushrooms, musk, sherm, shrooms, silly putty and simple simon.
Crackers, one and ones, pharming, poor man’s heroin, R-ball, ritz an ts, set, skippy, speedball, ts and ritz, ts and rs, vitamin R and west coast.
Circles, forget-me pill, la rocha, lunch money drug, Mexican valium, pingus, R2, Reynolds, roche, roofies, rope, ruffles and wolfies.
Abolic, anadrol, arnolds, bolasterone, dihydrolone, equipose, gym candy, juice, methyl testosterone, proviron, pumpers, stackers, therobolin, weight trainers and winstrol V.
Below you’ll find the list of terms commonly used in online dating. Have a look at them and keep in mind. Check if your children use any of them. Do not let strangers or online predators contact your kids with inappropriate offers. Prevent danger before it happens.
Below you’ll find the list of the most popular instant messengers among kids and teenagers. All of them provide communication benefits and connect people across the world. However, these online chats are supposed to be used by 12+ or even 17+ users. They bear real danger for children like sexting, online predators’ attacks, cyberbullying, etc. That’s why parents must know and control instant messengers their children use.
One may wonder, where can be the harm of a cute smile :) At first sight, all these emojis and emoticons may seem honeyed nothings, however, even they happen to become a tool for offence and bullying.
There is no point in showing the entire list of all possible smiles that might be used to bring about harm. There are too many of them. Literally, all of them, if combined in a particular way, might appear as offensive ones. Instead, let’s give an example from a real life situation.