Definition of


  1. (noun, person) a member of the Women's Army Corps
  2. (noun, group) an army corps that was organized in World War II but is no longer a separate branch of the United States Army

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Wac

women's army corps

Alternate forms of Wac

Hypernyms: adult female, army corps, corps, soldier, woman

Origin of the word Wac

  1. 1943, Amer.Eng., acronym from Women's Army Corps, formed 1943. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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