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Definition of WTF

WTF is the acronym for the English vulgarism ” What the fuck ” which translated into Spanish means What the hell?

This popularized Anglicism in social networks is widely used in the Spanish language and can be associated with different expressions as long as they want to show discontent, surprise or amazement in specific situations. Some expressions are as follows:

  • What the hell?
  • How is the pod?
  • Is seriously?!
  • What the fuck

Uses of WTF

WTF has different ways of being used, either with an exclamation point to indicate surprise ( WTF ! ), To ask or convey confusion ( WTF ? ) And even be written in this way: WTF ?! to show surprise next to interrogations.

They can also adopt interrogative pronouns that start with “W” such as Wo, When, Where, why and their meanings together with them.

Other connotations of WTF

 Some WTF belonging to the real world

  • The World Tennis Federation (Word Tennis Association)
  • The World Trade Federation (Word Trade Organization)
  • WTF with Marc Maron, radio show and posdcast broadcast since September 2009 by Marc Maron

Until 2017 the World Taekwondo Federation was known with the acronym in English WTF.