Not currently Engaged in Employment, Education, or Training

(pronounced as a new word: neat)

An acronym introduced by the U.K. government in the year 2000, as in "Mobiles prove effective in getting NEETs back into learning."

Seen in texting, online chat, instant messaging, e-mail, blogs, and newsgroup postings, it is also considered a form of online jargon or text message shorthand.

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See also : BARB  BHIMBGO  YABA  
NetLingo Classification: Acronyms and Text Message

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