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for the win

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Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.
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Adverb

for the win

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Of something which completes a process in a successful manner; abbreviated as FTW.
    He lines up the shot... and he makes it-- FOR THE WIN!

Usage notes

More often than not, this phrase is used online and shortened to "FTW". Also, "FTW" is mostly used to indicate a contribution or action taken that one is proud of, even facetiously. Very frequently, the phrase will be used in fragments lacking verbs, eg Good offense ftw
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