or W.A.A.F., WAAF


noun British.

Women's Auxiliary Air Force: formed during World War II as an auxiliary of the Royal Air Force.
a member of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force.

Origin of Waaf

First recorded in 1939

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British Dictionary definitions for waaf


n acronym for (formerly)

  1. Women's Auxiliary Air Force
  2. Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force
Also called: Waaf a member of either of these forces
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