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This page contains all the abbreviations and acronyms used all across the wikia. If you are looking for a particular word, you can use the index below.

A

B

C

D

  • D&D = Desire & Decorum (or, Choices-unrelated, Dungeons and Dragons)
  • D&D: FW = Desire & Decorum: First Winter (alternative: FW = First Winter)
  • DF/DM = Diamond Farm / Diamond Mine
  • DS = Distant Shores
  • Dual Lead = a story that switches between two protagonists
  • DTR = Define the relationship (https://www.dictionary.com/e/acronyms/dtr/); it's usually used in reference to when you are casually seeing someone or dating them with little to no strings attached. It's essentially the point in a relationship when you inevitably ask or get asked "what are we".

E

F

G

  • GL = Genderlocked. It is a story that doesn't let you choose the gender for Your Character.
  • GoC = Gender of Choice. It is a story that lets you choose the gender for Your Character.

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

  • NB = Nightbound (also short form of non-binary depending on context)
  • NBD = No Big Deal (abbreviation used in Wolf Bride)

O

  • OH = Open Heart
  • OH: SY = Open Heart: Second Year (alternatively known as OH 2)
  • OH: TY = Open Heart: Third Year (alternatively known as OH 3)
  • OOC = out of character. Is used by players to state that the current behavior of a character doesn't fit their usual personality.

P

  • PB = Pixelberry
  • PDA = public display of affection
  • POC = person of color
  • POV = point of view
  • PtR/P2R = Passport to Romance
  • PSA = Public Service Announcement

Q

R

S

  • SB = Slow Burn
  • SD = Save the Date (another abbreviation used on other pages is StD but we decided against it due to its more common meaning, "sexually transmitted disease")
  • [sic] - Latin adverb usually used in brackets within quotes to indicate that the original source that is being quoted contains an error, for example a typo. For more information click here to read the Wikipedia article.
  • SK = Sunkissed

T

U

V

W

X

Y

Z

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