from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A white Protestant of Anglo-Saxon ancestry.
- n. A white, usually Protestant member of the American upper social class.
- n. A member of Women's Airforce Service Pilots, organized during World War II as part of the U.S. Army Air Forces to ferry aircraft and to test new aircraft. The organization was disbanded in 1944.
- abbr. Women's Airforce Service Pilots
W(hite) A(nglo-)S(axon) P(rotestant).
From W(omen's) A(irforce) S(ervice) P(ilots).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)