If you are a fan of the show Impractical Jokers, then odds are you have heard of the acronym “FUPA” before. However, on the show the definition they offer of the acronym is not true at all. Here you will find the real meaning of the acronym “FUPA” and information regarding its origin. You will also find other meanings of the acronym if there are any that exist and see it used correctly in some example conversations to help you better understand how the term is defined and used. Finally, you will see some words or phrases that you can use in place of this acronym to convey the same meaning.
What Does FUPA Mean?
“FUPA” in an internet acronym used to represent the phrase “fatty upper pubic area.” The phrase describes the area between the abdomen and the slit of the pubic area where the pubic hair grows. This area is known in the field of medicine as the mons pubis.
Origin of FUPA
The acronym “FUPA” has been used widely since at least 2010 to describe this area of the body. The condition typically occurs because a person is overweight or because of pregnancy. Although some think of it as something to be ashamed of, it is a very common condition that many people have. In the 2018 September issue of Vogue, Beyonce’ declared that she was proud of her “FUPA” after giving birth to her child.
The only other meanings of the acronym “FUPA” relate to intellectual property phrases. In the world of intellectual property, the acronym can represent any of the following phrases: “Fair Use Protection Account,” “Fair Use Protection Association,” or “Fair Use Protection Agency.”
A text conversation between two friends.
- Friend 1: I can’t wait to have this baby and get back to my original body image.
- Friend 2: Aww! You mean you aren’t going to be proud to rock your FUPA like Beyonce’?
- Friend 1: I just meant my abdominal area. I know the FUPA will never go away and I am okay with that.
An online conversation between two Instagram users.
- User 1: Is this picture of you after you had the baby?
- User 2: Yes, just two days after I gave birth!
- User 1: Wow! You look amazing!
- User 2: Yes, I can rock my FUPA and still look great! Thank you!
Other Ways to Say “FUPA”
There are some alternative phrases that you can use in place of the acronym “FUPA” to relay the same meaning. Some of the phrases you could use instead include:
- fatty mons pubis
- fatty pubic area
- fat-filled pubic pouch
FUPA Meaning Infographic