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Can You Speak Crypto?

June 2 2022

 As you're chatting with new friends in Web3, you'll likely come across new lingo and acronyms that might be confusing at first. Here is a list of common terms you can use yourself to sound like a crypto pro!

 

GM      good morning
GN      good night
WEB3     
third version of interweb
HODL      hold
WAGMI     
we’re all gonna make it
GMI      gonna make it
NGMI     
not gonna make it
APE     
buying into something
BULLISH     
positive market sentiment
BEARISH     
negative market sentiment
NFT     
Non-Fungible-Token
DAO     
Decentralized Autonomous Organization
DEFI     
decentralized finance
P2E      play-to-earn
DYOR     
do your own research
DEGEN      degenerate
FOMO     
fear of missing out
FUD     
Fear Uncertainty Doubt
MOON     
price going up fast
SHILL     
advertising projects or coins
ALPHA     
useful investment advice
GAS     
fees associated with ETH
MINT     
process of validating info
MOONBOY     
social media crypto influencers
PFP      profile picture
POS      proof of stake
POW      proof of work
VAPORWARE     
lots of marketing but no product

 

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