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let·ter·man

 (lĕt′ər-măn′, -mən)
n.
A high school or college student who has earned a letter in a particular activity, especially a varsity sport.

letterman

(ˈlɛtəmən)
n, pl -men
a college sportsman who has achieved a set level of success in his sport and so has been awarded cloth letters of the initials of his college, to be displayed on an item of clothing
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Noun1.letterman - an athlete who has earned a letter in a school sportletterman - an athlete who has earned a letter in a school sport
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
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Graham, wearing his Oregon letterman's jacket, was polite and reserved - and perhaps a bit taken back and not knowing how to respond.
I was a member of the National Honor Society in High School and I have a Letterman's Jacket for Academics.
In the end, Patrick said his last 18 years at ESPN have felt like going to high school and earning a letterman's jacket, but "now I want to pick where I get to go to college and pick a major.
It does not require you to locate and dust off your letterman's jacket, but there is an expectation that you do your homework.
I was wearing my college letterman's jacket, which was embroidered with the school name and the year l graduated (80).
He proudly wears his letterman's jacket everywhere he goes, even in the heat of summer.
An 18-inch-tall "photo puppet" replica of the Muppets' Rizzo the Rat, complete with letterman's jacket and baseball cap.
I didn't have a letterman's jacket or anything, and my aunt was gung ho on us having a memento from high school," said the 47-year-old Nagy, now Kimberly Callagan.
PALMDALE - Knight High School gave her a letterman's jacket to keep her warm at football games and named a gym after her.
Cheeseman -- a 50s-style character outfitted in Converse high-tops, a Real California Cheese letterman's jacket and ducktail hair style -- will be cruising up and down California and Nevada in a special Real California Cheese PT Cruiser, making guest appearances at pizza places, radio stations and special events.
Dunn started this, his third, season at Royal with a letterman's jacket as patch-adorned as a NASCAR racer.
Frank, who also was playing football for the Bearcats, showed up in a letterman's jacket.