What's the Meaning of SD, SB, POT and other Sugar Slang Words?

SD, SA, SB, relationship meaning

Usually, many typical acronyms are commonly used by both sugar baby and sugar daddy in finding sugar relationships. If it is hard for you to understand the meaning of those words, you would be regarded as a newbie to sugar relationships. Unluckily, it would make you in a passive position when you negotiate the arrangements and allowance with an experienced sugar baby or sugar daddy. To make yourself more professional, you should learn and try to use these words. Below we have listed some commonly used acronyms and their meanings, you may already meet them in some sugar forums or blogs.


Commonly Used Acronyms Meaning
SD Sugar daddy
SB Sugar baby
SM Sugar momma / Sugar Mummy
SS Sugar sister
SDW Sugar daddy wanted
SDA Sugar daddy application
SDN Sugar Daddy Needed
PPM Pay Per Meet
LTR Long Term Relationship
STR Short Term Relationship
LTA Long Term Arrangement. Relationship between SD & SB that is generally longer than six months.
NSA No Strings Attached. No feelings and emotions involved is the rule No.1 in a sugar daddy relationship.
FWB Friend With Benefits. This type of relationship is similar but quite different from sugar daddy relationship in what exchange for.
M&G Short for “Meet and Greet”, usually refers to the first date of SD and SB.
POT Potential sugar partner
SA Seeking arrangement
SR Sugar relationship
Sugar Bowl or The Bowl Sugar lifestyle / Dating scene
salt sugar daddy An older man who has a relationship with a younger female but doen't have anything to offer her
Splenda A term coined by Cindy B. Gilbert to describe a broke man attempting to be a sugar daddy.
Arrangement Negotiated relationship
Allowance The money given by sugar daddy in a sugar relationship.
MM Millionaire Match, the largest rich men dating site in the world
SDM Sugar Daddy Meet, One of the top 10 sugar daddy dating site


Besides, beginners sometimes misspell some words and phrases. So we listed the correct versions of those commonly used expressions.



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suggar daddy /sugar dady sugar daddy
sugar daddie / sugar daddys sugar daddies
sugar babe/ suggar baby sugar baby
sugar babys/sugar babes sugar babies
sugarmomy/ sugar mama Sugar Momma / Sugar Mummy