For most middle-aged big-shots, the acronym LDL is a measure of cholesterol.
The acronym of the embodying League of the Common Fate is SOS.
Oh, SYAP,” says another student laconically, using the acronym for “See You at the Pole.
The acronym TOW stands for Tube-launched, Optically-tracked, Wire command link-guided missile.
Bae,” for example, is a term of endearment that is either short for “baby” or an acronym for “before anyone else.
And then the next red-hot development on some other front will emerge rendering the acronym to oblivion.
Note: In acronym form, it becomes clear that RuPaul hopes to C. U. next Tuesday.
He used the Arab acronym for ISIS or ISIL, as the self-proclaimed “Islamic State” commonly is known.
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, known by the acronym AQAP at the CIA, is about to release its first English-language magazine.
OMB—An acronym for the excitable expression, “Oh my Bieber!”
A word formed by combining the beginning letters of a name or phrase, as in WASP for white Anglo-Saxon Protestant, or by combining the initial syllables of a series of words, as in radar, which stands for radio detecting and ranging.
Note: Acronyms are often less clumsy than the complete expressions they represent and are easier to write and remember.