What does NFW stand for?

No freakin' way


The acronym NFW stands for "no freakin' way" or "no f***ing way." It is a more expressive, emphatic way of saying "no way!"

Things that may inspire someone to say NFW include (but are not limited to):

  • Their favorite sports team managing an upset victory
  • Discovering their car has been keyed
  • Their DnD party getting TPKed
  • Finding a rare record in a record shop
  • Getting stuck at 6 out of 7 stoplights on the way to their destination

Basically, if a person says NFW, they're either extremely upset or extremely excited.


There is nfw I am taking more than 18 credits next semester

Absolutely not, NFW

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Updated October 16, 2020

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