31 Common Acronyms You’d Never Figure Out

We use acronyms everyday and for the most part we don’t even know what they stand for. Here’s a list of commonly used acronyms and let us know if you knew it or not.

CVS: Consumer Value Stores

M&Ms: Mars & Murrie’s – the last names of the candy’s founders

PAM: Product of Arthur Meyerhoff

YAHOO: Yet Another Hierarchical Official Oracle

Your ZIP code: your Zone Improvement Plan code

TIME: “The International Magazine of Events”

IKEA: Ingvar Kamprad Elmtaryd Agunnaryd, the founder’s initials & his home town

GIF: Graphics Interchange Format

GEICO: Government Employees Insurance Company

NERF: Non Expandable Recreational Foam

SPAM: Shoulder of Pork & Ham

BMW: Bayerische Motoren Werke

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