There is a lot of abbreviations used when talking about limerence. This is a list of common ones that you may come across.
LE – Limerence Experience (can refer to the Tribe or to the experience itself)
LO – Limerent Object (the person for which one is limerent)
XLO – Ex-Limerent Object (an LO that the limerent person is no longer limerent for)
SO – Significant Other (the person one is in a relationship with, usually a spouse)
LC – Limited Contact (limiting contact with LO from the usual amount spent)
NC – No Contact (all contact with LO is stopped)
T – Therapist
Limerbrain – The brain on limerence, which often makes poor decisions that prolong limerence.
Limerbeast – A personification of limerence as a beast within a person that must be fought
Starvation – The onslaught of evidence that LO does not reciprocate the limerent person’s feelings
Transference – A limerent person loses interest in one LO and becomes limerent for another
Disclosure – Admitting one’s limerent feelings to the LO
Reciprocation – When the LO also has feelings for the limerent person