Call of Duty Slang

Call of Duty (COD) is a franchise of first-person shooters that spans almost ten years. With each new release, more players join the Call of Duty multiplayer community. If you're one of the millions of people who play Call of Duty online, you'll want to make sure you are familiar with the COD slang listed below.

Slang Term Meaning Votes
IRLIn real life
CoDCall of Duty
AimbotAutomatic aiming bot
xpExperience
HUDHeads up display
haxHacks
FPSFirst-person shooter
n00bA new or inexperienced user
FFAFree for all
ADSAiming down sight
akAK-47
CampingHolding position
360-noscope360 no scope
TurtlingPlaying defensively
deagleDesert Eagle
CTFCapture the flag
TDMTeam Death Match
DMDeathmatch
NSNice shot
HSHeadshot
SOHSlight of hand
ammoAmmunition
DomedHeadshotted
PKPlayer kill
newbNewbie
ARAssault rifle
BoostingUnfair level boosting
FMJFull metal jacket
kgoOk, go
pwndOwned
GhostingObserving an opponent's gameplay
TKTeam kill
ChoobSkilled player who intentionally plays badly
FTLFor the loss
FFFocus fire
WOOTWe own the other team
3arcTreyarch
CQCClose-quarters combat
AFCAway from controller
blopsBlack Ops
HaxorHacker
YFYou fail
SmurfAn alternate account used by a skilled player