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Meaning of PWNT

What Does PWNT Mean?

PWNT means "Owned". The term PWNT (owned) means dominated, defeated, or controlled. It almost certainly has its roots in a typographical error of OWNED, which was probably written PWNED (as P is adjacent to O on the keyboard). Since then, the ED ending of PWNED has adopted several forms including PWNT, PWN3D and PWND.

All of these terms are commonly used in the context of online war games.
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Definition for PWNT

PWNT means "Owned" (which is a neologism for dominated, controlled, or defeated). This is the most common definition for PWNT on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about PWNT:

(i.e., dominated or controlled)
Type:Cyber Term
4: Difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
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When I write PWNT, I mean this:

meaning of PWNT
PWNT means owned (i.e., dominated, controlled, defeated).

Examples of PWNT in Sentences

Here are examples of PWNT being used in conversations:
  • Person A: Jason struggled in the boxing last night.
  • Person B: Yeah, he was PWNT.
  • Person A: How did you get on with Level 10 in Warhammer?
  • Person B: Badly, I was totally PWNT.

An Academic Look at PWNT

PWNT is used as a verb in the past tense or a past participle (i.e., it is like owned).

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "dominated", "thrashed", or "defeated" instead of PWNT.

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Using PWNT on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, and Yubl)


Popular Themes on Cyber Definitions