Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

Shorthand for what the hell, WTH is used in text communications when expressing confusion. Below is an example of how this could be used in chat.

User1: jo ,u ms,r od msyjsm
User2: WTH?
User1: Oops sorry my hands were offset.

Although commonly used as shorthand for what the hell, WTH can also be short for when the hell, where the hell, who the hell, or why the hell.

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