Definition of YWCA in US English:

YWCA

noun

  • 1A welfare movement with branches in many countries that began in Britain in 1855.

    1. 1.1 A hostel or recreational facility run by the YWCA.

Origin

Abbreviation of Young Women's Christian Association.

Pronunciation

YWCA

/ˌwī ˌdəbəlyo͞o ˌsē ˈā//ˌwaɪ ˌdəbəlju ˌsi ˈeɪ/