Meaning For the win
Type Acronym
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Usage Online Only (chat, messaging, e-mail)

FTW was originally used in online gaming when a player was about to win a game or match. However, it is now often used in other contexts to refer to any type of victory or success.

Example "Thank goodness for my coffee this morning! Starbucks FTW."
Updated September 5, 2012