1. What does OTW stand for?

On the way

OTW is a texting acronym typically used to let another person you are en route to where he or she is. It is similar to OMW, but not as common.

The acronym is often texted as a response to a "where are you" or "what's your ETA" type of question. It is then usually followed by a time that indicates how long it will take to arrive.


"OTW, should be there in 10 mins."

When you're OTW but late

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Last Updated: August 22, 2017

2. What does OTW stand for?

Off to work

OTW can be used as a quick way to say a person is going to his or her job. It is a more specific version of GTG.


"OTW now. I'll call you on the way home."

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Last Updated: September 29, 2016

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