WS

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AcronymDefinition
WSWork Safe
WSWeb Services
WSWorkshop
WSWeb Site
WSWorld Series
WSWin Shares (arcane baseball stat)
WSWAN (Wide Area Network) Server
WSWall Street
WSWeather Station
WSWildlife Services
WSWestern Samoa
WSWinston Salem (North Carolina)
WSWater Supply
WSWater Sports
WSWilliams Syndrome
WSWest Side
WSWind Speed
WSWorkstation
WSWomen's Studies
WSWidescreen
WSWest Seattle (Washington)
WSWestjet (airlines)
WSWorksheet
WSWill Smith (actor)
WSWhite Space
WSWeb Socket (computer protocol)
WSWilliam Shakespeare
WSWorld Service (BBC)
WSWeapon(s) Specification
WSWeapon(s) System
WSWintersemester (German: winter semester)
WSWorking Storage
WSWhite Supremacy
WSWalsall (postcode, United Kingdom)
WSWii Sports (video game)
WSWind Shield (various companies)
WSWestern Shelter (manufacturer)
WSWalking Speed
WSWarning Sign
WSWalking Stick
WSWork Space
WSWorld-Sheet
WSWilliam Shatner (actor)
WSWater Sensor (various companies)
WSWesley Snipes (actor)
WSWonderSwan
WSWatt Second (energy unit)
WSWordStar
WSWork Surface
WSWechselstrom (German: Alternating Current)
WSWeather Squadron
WSWayward Sisters (TV series)
WSWomen in Science
WSWinter Springs (Florida)
WSWembley Stadium (England)
WSWater Solubility
WSWeek Starting
WSWeekly Summary
WSWarren Sapp (football player)
WSWeapon Skill (Warhammer gaming)
WSWet Season
WSWorld Services
WSWind Shear
WSWaardenburg Syndrome
WSWildlife Society
WSWhite Sheet
WSWork Status
WSWarsong (gaming, World of Warcraft)
WSWorld Studies (course/class)
WSWoods-Saxon
WSWilderness Society
WSWhite Salmon (Washington)
WSWing Station
WSWork Statement
WSWard Save (Warhammer gaming)
WSWashington Star
WSWave Soldering
WSWinter Sonata (Korean TV show)
WSWrite Set
WSWrought Steel
WSWriter to the Signet
WSWork Server
WSWally Szczerbiak (basketball player)
WSWritten Submission
WSWeighted Stego Image
WSWorld Senior
WSWing Support
WSWatchtower Society (Jehovah's Witnesses)
WSWill Shortz (creator of popular wordless crossword puzzle Sudoku)
WSWave Shape
WSWorld Shift (game)
WSWadley Southern Railway Company
WSWest-Saxon (linguistics)
WSWorker Safety and Health
WSWaylon Smithers (The Simpsons)
WSWage Supervisor
WSWeebl's Stuff (website)
WSUnited Kingdom to Middle East to India (routing designation; US Navy)
WSWisselstroom (Dutch: Alternating Current)
WSWheelin' Sportsmen
WSWall Slide (strength-building exercise)
WSWayward Spouse
WSWatch Supervisor
WSWire Send
WSWalkersville Southern (railroad)
WSWarpstorm (forum)
WSWarp Star (gaming)
WSWeapon Science
WSWartungssystem
WSWing Stow
WSWeird Silence
WSWhittaker - Shannon (sampling theorem)
WSWeber-Schafheitlin Integral
WSWidth Skew
WSWeapon Specification/System
WSWare Shoals Railroad Company
WSWarren Shepell Consultants Corporation (Toronto, ON, Canada)
References in classic literature ?
Of course, as everybody knows, when the bodily eyes are thus out of the lists, the spiritual eyes are uncommonly vivacious and perspicuous; and, therefore, there were abundance of full-length portraits of the ghost, abundantly sworn and testified to, which, as if often the case with portraits, agreed with each other in no particular, except the common family peculiarity of the ghost tribe,--the wearing of a white sheet. The poor souls were not versed in ancient history, and did not know that Shakspeare had authenticated this costume, by telling how
It generally happened in this way: Night, clouds racing overhead, wind howling, royals set, and the ship rushing on in the dark, an immense white sheet of foam level with the lee rail.
Snow began to fall an hour after they started, a fine snow, however, which happily could not obstruct the train; nothing could be seen from the windows but a vast, white sheet, against which the smoke of the locomotive had a greyish aspect.
When I think of a spirit all I can see is a white sheet runnin' in the dark.
When he glanced up again, Alleyne had, with a few bold strokes of the brush, tinted in a woman's face and neck upon the white sheet in front of him.
Once he touched and half lifted the white sheet that covered her, but his courage failed and he, like Doc- tor Reefy, turned and went out of the room.
Though every vestige of her dress was burnt, as they told me, she still had something of her old ghastly bridal appearance; for, they had covered her to the throat with white cotton-wool, and as she lay with a white sheet loosely overlying that, the phantom air of something that had been and was changed, was still upon her.
He found himself at the bottom of a staircase, down which, behind him, a procession of workmen were carrying a sort of stretcher, covered with a white sheet.
'As for you, you wicked child,' said Miss Monflathers, turning to Nell, 'tell your mistress that if she presumes to take the liberty of sending to me any more, I will write to the legislative authorities and have her put in the stocks, or compelled to do penance in a white sheet; and you may depend upon it that you shall certainly experience the treadmill if you dare to come here again.
The small window, which had hitherto freely let in the frosty moonlight or the warm summer sunrise on the working man's slumber, must now be darkened with a fair white sheet, for this was the sleep which is as sacred under the bare rafters as in ceiled houses.
Butteridge's small shaving mirror and his folding canvas basin he readjusted his costume with the gravity of a man who has taken an irrevocable step in life, buttoned up his jacket, cast the white sheet of the Desert Dervish on one side, washed temperately, shaved, resumed the big cap and the fur overcoat, and, much refreshed by these exercises, surveyed the country below him.
The latter lay farthest in, and she was covered with a white sheet, the edge of which had been blown back by the drought through the broken window, showing the drawn, white, face, with a look of terror fixed upon it.