(adjective) pronounced (pownd)- pwned is another way of saying 'owned'. when you get pwned, you just totally
got your ass kicked, either physically or just at utter failure. it is normally used in online gaming. pwned really does mean owned but it came to be because the 'p' and the 'o' on the keyboard are right next to each other so it was originally got mistyped so it became pwned.