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CommanderMuerte #21 Posted 09 April 2012 - 04:28 PM

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FUBAR = Fracked Up Beyond All Recognition
SNAFU = Situation Normal: All Fracked Up


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ALIBABA #22 Posted 26 April 2012 - 10:28 PM

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Не легко будет их всех сразу запомнить

IJN_Haruna #23 Posted 26 April 2012 - 10:45 PM

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R.T.B/RTB = Returning to Base

Edited by SuwakoMoriya, 26 April 2012 - 10:45 PM.

 


h0UNd #24 Posted 26 April 2012 - 11:32 PM

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View PostThOrJaCk, on 31 March 2012 - 10:04 PM, said:

how about those SQUARES??? are they using ascii codes for that, and what does it mean?

It means they are using a language pack you haven't installed.

I can't believe someone neg' repped you for that.

WTG = way to go




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AmazingSpiderman #25 Posted 27 April 2012 - 12:48 AM

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XP = FREE EXPERIENCE or MAYBE ACCUMULATED EXPERIENCE divided by 4 TIER 1 TANKS


DeadlyBalls #26 Posted 28 April 2012 - 06:31 AM

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Noob = Newbie
BK = Blind Kill(usually done by arties)

x_GaRRuK_x #27 Posted 29 April 2012 - 03:18 PM

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IC = im cute

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saharas #28 Posted 30 April 2012 - 10:35 AM

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JP = Jagdpanther
JT = Jagdtiger
Deadly gun = Soviet 152 mm BL10
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boyhumba #29 Posted 07 May 2012 - 08:26 PM

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S&D - Search and Destroy

Quebley #30 Posted 10 May 2012 - 04:48 AM

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Now that sure clears some confusion i thought someone was swearing at me lol ( box thingy)

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iamshadow #31 Posted 12 May 2012 - 11:59 PM

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also used:

KS = Kill steal. Another player stealing a kill from an already low hp enemy tank from you.
sniper = Enemy tanks not visible in the mini map but are shooting at you (they can see you, but you can't see them)
duck = AMX 40 - French Tier 4 light tank

*gun dep = Gun depression - The amount of degrees a tank can shoot a target above or below.

*not so

svarnoi #32 Posted 13 May 2012 - 12:33 PM

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Edited by svarnoi, 07 November 2012 - 06:20 PM.


x_GaRRuK_x #33 Posted 13 May 2012 - 02:29 PM

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LQ = lover's quarrel

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IJN_Amatsukaze #34 Posted 26 May 2012 - 03:42 PM

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View Postsaharas, on 30 April 2012 - 10:35 AM, said:

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Deadly gun = Soviet 152 mm BL10

But that's a Derp LOL


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firescout #35 Posted 27 May 2012 - 05:06 PM

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on topic

MM = match making
School Bus = SU-14
Leo = VK1602 Leopard Light Tank
Easy 8 = M4A3E8 Shermen, the 8th enhancment from the original M4 sherman
Ferdi = Ferdinand TD
Dracula = GW Panther Arty

and the list goes on....

Edited by Object_780, 04 June 2012 - 04:18 PM.


let us play a game; for every post about the ratte drink one, for every tread about said tank drink 3.
same goes for any oversized tanks bigger than the e100/maus

MonocerosVII #36 Posted 27 May 2012 - 06:08 PM

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Troll(ing) : circle around an enemy, doing damage to it while not letting the enemy get an aim on you. Tracking it or not is optional. (Usually done by fast & agile tanks on TD or heavy tanks)

もし何かしたいだったら、何でも難しくて、不可能で、心を入れた頑張っていってとき、必ず成功できるんです。

 

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MonocerosVII #37 Posted 27 May 2012 - 06:13 PM

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E8 - M4A3E8 Sherman, USA Tier 6 MT
E2- M4A3E2 Jumbo Sherman, USA Tier 6 MT

BTW those boxes are probably in Thai so it can really be anything you can say in Thai

もし何かしたいだったら、何でも難しくて、不可能で、心を入れた頑張っていってとき、必ず成功できるんです。

 

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x_GaRRuK_x #38 Posted 27 May 2012 - 11:14 PM

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E1 = dont know
D2 = here

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svarnoi #39 Posted 28 May 2012 - 09:59 PM

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Edited by svarnoi, 07 November 2012 - 06:21 PM.


Tonto21 #40 Posted 01 June 2012 - 03:14 PM

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No special order, just wanted to contribute.

OK, maybe not exactly what you’re looking for. Hope some of them make you smile.

A very small sample of some acronyms and slang used in the British Army/Marines.

Coord - Co-ordinate
Bimbling – to move very slowly
Battle Bowl - combat helmet
Bucksee – Got for free.
Chad valley - a piece of equipment the is prone to failure…..most pusser's kit, (pusser’s, army issue)
Coord - Co-ordinate
CVR (T) or (W) - Combat Vehicle Reconnaissance
Devil Dodger - chaplain or padre……….Always makes me smile!
To Drip – Is to complain.
En – Enemy
Flash - to lose one's temper
Flapping - panicking
FEBA- Forward Edge Battle Area
FLET- Forward Location Enemy Troops
FLOT- Forward Location Own Troops
Gucci - A piece of kit that is really good and new
Jack - To Be Selfish
Mince/mincing - to achieve nothing whilst looking relatively busy - 'to mince'
Ninja - Something that is very difficult or hard, “That was a Ninja battle”
RTU - Returned or Return to Unit
Sprog - A recruit or someone who has newly passed out and is new to a unit
TAB - Tactical Advance to Battle
REMF – Rear Escalon Mother Flip'er. (parks-up at the home base)
FUBAR – Flip'ed Up beyond All Recognition.
SNAFU – Situation Normal All Flip'ed UP.
Sadders/sad on - upset or annoyed
Warry (or War-y) - aggressive, militaristic.
Thin out - disappear, disperse or go away quickly

Edited by Object_780, 04 June 2012 - 04:20 PM.



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