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TLA is a three-letter-acronym for three-letter-acronyms
by uncle tom December 13, 2004
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Stands for "Three Letter Acronym" or "Three letter abbreviation". See also XTLA.
ATM is a common TLA, or BMW, or XML and so on.
by Extrem0phile August 22, 2005
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Three Letter Acronym. Slightly shorter and more common than FFLAs
Web developers are filled with TLAs.
by denied January 23, 2003
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A Three letter Acronym, that is always used on the best of occasions....
Damn bro, I hate T.L.A's... My brain is like, totally melting...
by Phat Nat March 21, 2008
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Textual Laugh Attack

When you receive a message that's so hilarious you laugh out loud and type in HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH as you text. This is known as a textual laugh attack.
Person #1: Hey, guess what?
Person #2: What?
Person #1: Penis!
Person #1: omg, you just TLA'd!
by jonnjonn141 February 13, 2009
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