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What Is 'TBH'?


Question: What Is 'TBH'?
You see the curious expression 'TBH' in an instant message. What exactly does TBH stand for? About.com explains here...
Answer: TBH stands for "to be honest". TBH is used when someone is trying to be frank while discussing something that is uncomfortable or controversial.

Other common abbreviations used by the same online authors include:
  • JMHO (Just My Humble Opinion)
  • FWIW (For What It's Worth...)
  • OTHO (On The Other Hand...)

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