What Does FWY Mean?

FWY means "F*cking With You."

The abbreviation FWY is used with the meaning "F*cking With You" to indicate that what has just been said was a joke. It is a colloquial term for "I am joking" or "I am kidding." FWY is typically delivered after some shocking but false news, to let the recipient know it was said as a joke. (See below for examples.)

"F*cking With You" is also abbreviated as FWU.

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When I write FWY, I mean this:

meaning of FWY

FWY indicates that something was meant as a joke.

Summary of Key Points

"F*cking With You" is the most common definition for FWY on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:F*cking With You
Guessability:guessability level 4
4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users:typical user


Examples of FWY in Sentences

Here are examples of FWY being used in conversation:
  • Husband: I've bought a Ferrari. Hey, you only live once.
  • Wife: What the hell!
  • Husband: FWY. I've ordered the Prius.
  • Claire: My dad read your text.
  • Jack: Eek!
  • Claire: FWY.

An Academic Look at FWY

The abbreviation FWY is used normally as a declarative sentence (i.e., a statement), with the meaning "F*cking With You." It is not typically used as a part of speech in a wider sentence.

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "Just kidding" or "Only joking" instead of using FWY.

Example of FWY Used in a Text


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