What Does WT Mean?

WT means "What The?"

WT is a shortened version of WTF (What the F*ck) or WTH (What the Hell).

WT expresses surprise or shock, after receiving some news or after experiencing an event.

Summary of Key Points

Definition for WT

WT means "What the?". It is shortened version of WTF (What the F*ck) or WTH (What the Hell). "What the?" is the most common definition for WT on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter.

WT or WT?
Definition:What the?
(A shortened version of WTF or WTH)
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

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When I write WT, I mean this:

meaning of WTF
Like WTF and WTH, WT expresses shock or surprise.


Examples of WT in Sentences

Here are examples of WT being used in conversations:
  • Person A: I saw Simon with Jane at the cinema.
  • Person B: WT? Is she mad?
  • Person A: WT? There's smoke coming from downstairs.
  • Person B: You'd better investigate.

An Academic Look at WTF

WT is typically used an interjection. An interjection is not grammatically related to any other part of the sentence. It is included in a sentence (usually at the start) to express a sentiment such as surprise, disgust, joy, excitement, or enthusiasm.

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "You have got to be kidding me" instead of WT.

Example of WT Used in a Text


See Also

BWTH (but what the hell) WTH (what the hell) WTF (what the f*ck) DF (short version of what the f*ck) WTC (what the crap?) WTH (what the hell?) WTHIGO (what the hell is going on?) WTHIT (what the hell is that?) WTHIWWY (what the hell is wrong with you?)