6 Common Acronyms You’d Never Figure Out

These terms had us scratching our heads when we tried to guess what they stood for. How many do you know?

By Alison Caporimo from original
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    WD-40

    ...is an acronym for what?

    Jorge Barrios via Wikimedia Commons

    WD-40

    ...is an acronym for Water Displacement - 40th Attempt.

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    CVS

    ...is an acronym for what?

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    CVS

    ...is an acronym for Consumer Value Stores.

    Rodrigo Moraes via Wikimedia Commons

    M & M’s

    ...is an acronym for what?

    Rodrigo Moraes via Wikimedia Commons

    M & M’s

    ...is an acronym for Mars & Murrie’s, the last names of the candy’s founders.

    PAM Cooking Spray

    ...is an acronym for what?

    PAM Cooking Spray

    ...is an acronym for Product of Arthur Meyerhoff.

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    NECCO

    ...is an acronym for what?

    Evan-Amos via Wikimedia Commons

    NECCO

    ...is an acronym for New England Confectionery Company.

    Sebastian Bergmann via Wikimedia Commons

    Yahoo!

    ...is an acronym for what?

    Sebastian Bergmann via Wikimedia Commons

    Yahoo!

    ...is an acronym for Yet Another Hierarchial Official Oracle.

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    Your Comments

    • $onic is better than mario

      i got one. FART= Far Away Recycled Trash. i just can’t wait to see if there’s a business that’s called fart. XD

      • Mark Will

        Little known fact:

        N California’s Bay Area Rapid Transit system (BART) was originally going to be called ‘Frisco Area Rapid Transit, but the acronym wasn’t popular,,,

        • Sonic the Hedgehog

          u serious?! xD i nearly laughed myself to Fleetway super sonic just there