Common Valorant definitions of terms like ADS, jiggle peek and clutch are not known by many if they are new to the game. There are various terms used in the game that anyone new to FPS games would be unaware of. Here is a handy list of common Valorant definitions that will help you in-game. While knowing these terms can effectively improve your gameplay if you use them to communicate with your teammates. Let’s take a look at some of the most common Valorant definitions that you must know as a player whether you are a beginner or a veteran.
40 Common Valorant Definitions
Here are 40 of the most common Valorant definitions that all players should know.
An “ace” is awarded when a single player takes out all five enemy players. It is one of the most common Valorant definitions that you must know as a player.
When everyone on your team gets one kill each and has 0 deaths in a round.
When your team takes out the enemy team without suffering casualties.
Your Ultimate Ability of your Agent.
When the last living player of a team wins the round.
These objects that you can pick to give yourself points towards your ultimate ability.
A positioning set up with abilities to guarantee that your ability lands in a certain way.
A call to save currency during the buy phase.
A call to plant the spike.
A call to alert teammates of wallhack abilities like Sova’s recon.
A call to group up in a single location.
A call to play the objective instead of chasing kills.
Refers to your team’s starting area.
A term of Raze’s Boombot ability.
A call for Sage players to use their Ressurection ability. It is one of the most common Valorant definitions to ask for a revive.
The term is used to refer to any ability with a lingering area of effect like Phoenix’s E and Brimstone’s Q.
Teammates usually ask for weapons during the buy phase using this term.
When a team wins with a loadout that is worth fewer credits than an enemy team.
“A Tower” and “B Tower” locations on Split. Not to be confused with the map Haven.
The areas right below the Heaven locations mentioned above.
Defensive spot in Bind near point B.
The meaning of NT in Valorant and other games is “nice try”.
Aim down sights.
A movement technique that involves alternating jumps and air strafes for fast traversal.
Hold an area defensively.
Deep corners that players can camp in.
To move your crosshair quickly and shoot.
To sneak behind a player and catch them off guard.
To have the most kills in a match.
To have the lowest kills in a match.
To quickly move in and out of cover to gain information.
Indicates that a target is low on health.
Allowing a teammate to enter an entry-frag without the intent to trade for them in the event that they are killed by an opponent.
Fake Defuse/ Tapping the Spike
Pretending to defuse the spike in order to force the attackers to peek to attept to defend the spike from being defused.
When your team is able to buy to be fully equipped. Usually, a combination of heavy shields and a rifle.