The use of this acronym is ambigious and not recommended. Or… something.
As a way to own up to having done something stupid yourself. So: When should you actually use SMH?
To "Pwn something" means to have complete control over it, and to be "Pwned by something" means to be dominated by it. Used by Fark.
Used on MUDs and other role-playing games. Anyway, it turns out that the acronym itself has actually been a while. Used in MUD settings. Skh is likely to relate to the term lamer.
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Just, y'know… something to be aware of. The disapproval is strong in this one. I'm not really sure c. In jest when your friends do something dumb. Used in newsgroups. How does one caht this mysterious term?
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Used sincerely in online games such as trivia, but more often used sarcastically when someone has done something foolish. Public transit, am I right?
I've fond posts ontario swinging chat extolling it and bemoaning its existence going back as far as which is ancient history in Internet time — but perhaps because I am an old fogey, I've only recently started encountering it myself. Never seems to be written in small letters.
Etymology of SMH
For that matter, how does one even pronounce it? You do know that the Internet is forever, right? Here's a helpful guide to s,h in which the acronym might be useful. Be warned, though: Generally it's best kept to textual conversation.
Is that what the cool kids are saying these days? The frequent reply to a request for basic help from newbies who have not attempted to find the answer for themselves.
Therefore, in case there's anyone else out there in the same metaphorical boat as I am, I've put together a handy primer on what it means and how to use it. When the bus is late for the eight millionth time. BMWs izzi chat own. Looks like I've still got a cjat to learn.
Usually used before a non-lawyer gives legal advice, as a humorous disclaimer. A phrase often said by technical support staff of a certain Australian ISP.
See NSFW. Also spelled j00 with a lower case j and two zeroes rather than two O's. SMH, man. Used in chatrooms.
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Explain it to me, Internet! I must know! By Lucia Peters Feb. Does one separate each letter, or does one attempt to expel them all at smmh, not unlike a sneeze?
Also spelled n00b, with two zeroes rather than two O's. Not a pejorative term but see RTFM, preceding.