noun Date: 1713 a member of the same class in a school or college

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • Classmate — Class mate , n. One who is in the same class with another, as at school or college. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • classmate — (n.) 1713, from CLASS (Cf. class) (n.) + MATE (Cf. mate) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • classmate — ☆ classmate [klas′māt΄ ] n. a member of the same class at a school or college …   English World dictionary

  • classmate — UK [ˈklɑːsˌmeɪt] / US [ˈklæsˌmeɪt] noun [countable] Word forms classmate : singular classmate plural classmates someone in your class at school …   English dictionary

  • classmate — noun Classmate is used after these nouns: ↑high school …   Collocations dictionary

  • classmate — /klas mayt , klahs /, n. a member of the same class at a school or college. [1705 15, Amer.; CLASS + MATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • classmate — noun Someone who is in the same class (in school) Danny and I have been classmates for five years, but Ive never spoken to him outside of lessons …   Wiktionary

  • classmate — Synonyms and related words: ace, amigo, associate, bedfellow, bedmate, birthmate, bosom buddy, buddy, bunkie, bunkmate, butty, camarade, chamberfellow, chum, clubmate, colleague, comate, companion, company, compeer, comrade, confrere, consociate …   Moby Thesaurus

  • CLASSMATE — Computer Language to Aid and Simulate Scientific, Mathematical, And Technical Education …   Acronyms

  • classmate — class|mate [ˈkla:smeıt US ˈklæs ] n a member of the same class in a school, college or, in the US, a university …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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