noun; acronym
acronym meaning Away From Keyboard This is a word used mainly between people chatting online and one has left for a second. It uses are primarily in messengers and on online games (i.e. Warcraft). It is now used outside to describe peoples addiction to computers. They often state how long they have been'AFK' to show their addiction.
I was AFK for two hours!!
Etymology : Acromyn using first letters of ' Away From Keyboard'
Source : Online Friend
Last modified: 10 June 2008