YWCA

noun
\ ˌwī-ˌdə-bəl-yu̇-(ˌ)sē-ˈā How to pronounce YWCA (audio) , -ˌdə-bə-yu̇- \

Definition of YWCA

: an international organization that promotes the spiritual, intellectual, social, and physical welfare originally of young women usually used with the a member of the YWCA sometimes shortened informally to the Y

First Known Use of YWCA

1876, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for YWCA

Young Women's Christian Association

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“YWCA.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/YWCA. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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