FTL and FTW

Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

ftl definitionFTL and FTW may refer to any of the following:

1. Short for for the win, the abbreviation FTW is often using by gamers to indicate enthusiasm and expectation of victory, or advocacy of a strategy or tactic. The opposite of FTW, expressing expectation of defeat, is FTL, which is short for for the loss or for the lose.

2. FTW is shorthand for (expletive) the world, typically used as an exclamation of frustration, resignation, and loss of optimism.

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