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NSFW

Syllabification: NSFW

Definition of NSFW in English:

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Not safe (or suitable) for work (used in electronic communication to indicate that a particular web page or website contains explicit sexual material or other adult content): if your friend just sent you something with NSFW in the subject line, don’t go there
More example sentences
  • NSFW, but only because most offices don't like you crying with laughter.
  • I never know whether to consider pictures like these nudity or not so I'll just throw in a 'nsfw' and let you decide for yourself.
  • Remember, some pics obviously NSFW.

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