P/w has 2 meanings
1. What is p/w short for online?


A common way to abbreviate "." Often in the context of "username and p/w" for a user's login.

P/w is an abbreviation for "password" which is a slight variation of the more common pw abbreviation. People typically use p/w when discussing credentials for signing into a computer, app, or website.

For example, when sharing a streaming account with a friend, they may ask, "What's your p/w?" Or, the IT professional at your work may remind you, "Create a strong p/w with at least ten characters and numbers and letters."


Make sure you choose a secure p/w for your online account login
Already done
It can be tough to remember all of your p/ws
It can be tough to remember all of your p/ws

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Updated August 21, 2023
2. What is p/w short for?

Per week

P/W means "per week." This abbreviation is used as part of measurements that track how often an event occurs each week.

For example, most people work five days P/W. Additionally, many people call or visit their parents once P/W.


I'm working 20 hrs p/w, plus going to school full-time!

A man who wants to give you $300 p/w

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Updated December 8, 2021

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