1. What is hw short for?


Hw is an abbreviation that refers to homework, which is school work that needs to be done outside of class. It is assigned by teachers to help kids learn a subject by completing essays, worksheets, and other tasks.

Homework is the bane of students from grade school to college. It not only requires a lot of effort but also ruins social plans, especially over the weekend.


"Did you already do the hw assignment we got today?"

When that hw makes your head spin

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Last Updated: April 18, 2017

2. What is hw short for?


A common way to abbreviate computer hardware.


"I bought some new hw, including more RAM and an external hard drive."

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Last Updated: March 24, 2014

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