FTR has 2 meanings
1. What does FTR stand for?

For the record

FTR stands for "for the record." Someone who uses this acronym wants you to take note of their message because they think it's vital.

You're most likely to see FTR used at the beginning or end of a statement by someone who wants you to take heed of their commentary or advice. For example, if you tell your friend you plan to eat twelve McRibs in one sitting, they may reply with, "FTR, that's an absolutely terrible idea."


FTR, I said the stock price was overvalued six months ago, before it dropped 30%
Cool brag, bro

TMW you need your anger noted FTR

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Updated October 13, 2022
2. What is ftr short for in messages?


Ftr is a simple way to abbreviate "after" that removes the vowels. People typically use it in messages, whether they are texts or social DMs.

For example, your friend may text you, "lets get food ftr this. im so hungry." Or, your spouse may message you, "ftr im done with work im gonna go for a swim. luv u!"

Remember that ftr is an obscure abbreviation, so most people won't know what it means. They may also confuse it with the "FTR" acronym, which stands for "for the record" (especially if used at the beginning of a sentence).


Wanna go 2 the mall ftr lunch?
You will likely see ftr in messages
You will likely see ftr in messages

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Updated October 13, 2023

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