//

What is //?


1.

The symbol "//" is used mostly in roleplaying forums to denote "slash," or roleplays containing male/male or female/female romantic pairings. In contrast, "straight" romantic roleplays are often denoted with two upright lines (||). The use of "//" was popularized on the Neopetsroleplaying board, where the use of the word "slash" and other synonyms (shounen-ai, yaoi, etc.) have been banned. However, as Neopets staff members have apparently begun to catch on to the meaning of "//," shutting down boards that advertise it, it is likely that this term, too, will soon be replaced by something more obscure.

common roleplaying board titles, particularly on Neopets:

{onexone}{//}

// highschool

{modern fantasy}{//}{||}

See slash, shounen-ai, yaoi, ||

2.

Means "BoyxBoy" or "GirlxGirl" in usual RPGs. Very cute usually, but they do grow on you.

Steven and Alden like playing around in Steven's bed after hours. // Kind of playing.

See bl, yaoi, sex, romance, shounen-ai

3.

The two slash marks // when used in texting,short communications like Twitter, Facebook updates, and pictures represents loveor the love of someone or something. Using the two slash marks // is the same as saying, I love you. The two slash marks can be used in conjuction with modifiers to create short sentences and greater explanations of the love felt.

Goodnight JJ. //

// you babe.

//

// so much.

// Quack!

See love, hate, in love, adore, head over heals

4.

//, used in front of a statement containing sarcasm in email/IM/message boards, because it's hard to convey sarcasm without face-to-face contact or smilies.

First coined on newstoday, which incidentally has a high percentage of jaded designer types and no emoticons.

AIM kiddie: "DOOD, I TTLY LURVE TEH HOFF!!!111eleventy"

Jaded designer type: "//Yeah, i can't get enough of that hackneyed internet obsession either."

See sarcasm, aim, email, smilies, emoticons

5.

Symbol standing for parallel.

The roads are // to each other.


0

Random Words:

1. when a white person wears his work boots untied with the strings dragging and his pants tucked inside the tongue of the boot that dude ..
1. (adjective) Typically used in the jam band subculture (those who follow bands like Phish or Widespread Panic) to describe a modern-day ..
1. Euphemism for the female mammary glands "Coooor - check out the earthas on that!" See Rowley..