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An abbreviation for "big woman on campus," a very well-known and influential female student, usually in college. The phrase can be used derisively, especially when aimed at someone deemed conceited. All the guys turned to look as the BWOC walked by on her way to the library. Jill acts as if she's the BWOC, but none of the popular kids actually know who she is. We'll definitely get into this party if we're with the BWOC!
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n. big woman on campus, an important or self-important female college student. (see also BMOC.) It’s always the same BWOCs you see in the paper.
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