co-ed
co-ed co-ed n. a female student at a coeducational college or university.

Syn: college girl. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • co-ed — co eds (in AM, usually use coed) 1) ADJ A co ed school or college is the same as a co educational school or college. He was educated at Ecclesbourne School, a co ed comprehensive school. Syn: mixed Ant: single sex 2) N COUNT A co ed is a female… …   English dictionary

  • co-ed — adj. having both female and male students; of a school. Syn: coeducational. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • co|ed — or co ed «KOH EHD», noun, adjective. U.S. Informal. –n. a girl or woman student at a coeducational school. –adj. = coeducational: (Cf. ↑coeducational) »a coed school. ╂[American English < coed(ucational)] …   Useful english dictionary

  • co-ed — also coed, 1886, American English, (first in Louisa Mae Alcott s Jo s Boys ); short for co educational system; 1889 as an adjective, short for COEDUCATIONAL (Cf. coeducational); 1893 as a noun meaning girl or woman student at a co educational… …   Etymology dictionary

  • co-ed —  Co educational …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • co-ed — [ kəʊɛd, kəʊ ɛd] informal noun N. Amer. dated a female student at a co educational institution. adjective co educational …   English new terms dictionary

  • co-ed — /ˈkoʊ ɛd/ (say koh ed) Colloquial –adjective 1. coeducational. –noun 2. US a female student in a coeducational institution, especially in a college or university. Also, coed. {shortened form of coeducational. See coeducation} …   Australian English dictionary

  • co-ed — 1. adjective a) Of an educational institution, that teaches both males and females. b) Of any location, that mixes males and females. 2. noun a) A young woman who attends college. b) A (generally young) woman, especially on the campus of a… …   Wiktionary

  • co-ed — I noun a female student at a coeducational college or university • Syn: ↑college girl • Hypernyms: ↑undergraduate, ↑undergrad II adjective attended by members of both sexes …   Useful english dictionary

  • Co-Ed Fever — Genre Sitcom Created by Martin Ransohoff Michael Elias Frank Shaw Directed by Marc Daniels Starring Heather Thomas Alexa Kenin Cathryn O …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”