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