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Meaning For the win
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FTW is acronym that means for the win. It commonly used when experiencing any kind of success or victory.

FTW was originally used in multiplayer gaming, shortly before one of the players would win a match. However, as the acronym grew in popularity it was more often used in other areas of life. People began using it to celebrate big victories like a salary raise and small victories like waking up on time for school.

"Now, FTW, I am bringing my siege tanks to his base."
Updated August 18, 2016

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