What Does FTLOG Mean in a Text?

FTLOG means "For The Love Of God." The abbreviation FTLOG is typically used to add emphasis to a statement of frustration or anger. For example:
  • FTLOG, can't you do anyhting right?
  • FTLOG! Please stop sending those tweets!
There are many similar phrases which avoid religious references; e.g., "For Pete's Sake" or "For Pity's Sake."

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When I write FTLOG, I mean this:

meaning of FTLOG

FTLOG is used to show exasperation, anger or frustration.

Summary of Key Points

"For the Love of God" is the most common definition for FTLOG on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:For the Love of God
Guessability:guessability level 3
3: Guessable
Typical Users:typical user


Examples of FTLOG in Sentences

Here are examples of FTLOG being used in conversations:
  • Adam: A guy walks into a bar with a roll of tarmac under his arm and says: "Pint for me and one for the road."
  • Billy: FTLOG! When will you realise your jokes just aren't funny?
  • Charity: Really sorry, but I can't give you a lift tonight.
  • Shannon: FTLOG! Will you ever keep a promise?

An Academic Look at FTLOG

FTLOG is an interjection. An interjection is not grammatically related to any other part of the sentence. It is included in a sentence (usually at the start) to express a sentiment such as surprise, disgust, joy, excitement, or enthusiasm. In formal writing, interjections are often offset from the surrounding words with commas. For example:
  • FTLOG, how did he end up in there?
  • (Here, FTLOG is an interjection expressing wonder.)

Example of FTLOG Used in a Text

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