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grad•u•ate(n., adj. ˈgrædʒ u ɪt, -ˌeɪt; v. -ˌeɪt)
n., adj., v. -at•ed, -at•ing. n.
A graduate is someone who has successfully completed a first degree at a university or college.
In America, a high school graduate is someone who has completed all of the requirements at a high school.
Someone who already has a first degree and who is studying for a higher degree can be called a graduate student, a postgraduate student, or a postgraduate. In America, graduate student is the usual term.
Past participle: graduated
|Noun||1.||graduate - a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)|
Ivy Leaguer - a student or graduate at an Ivy League school
old boy - a former male pupil of a school
|2.||graduate - a measuring instrument for measuring fluid volume; a glass container (cup or cylinder or flask) whose sides are marked with or divided into amounts|
graduated cylinder - a cylindrical graduate
|Verb||1.||graduate - receive an academic degree upon completion of one's studies; "She graduated in 1990"|
|2.||graduate - confer an academic degree upon; "This school graduates 2,000 students each year"|
|3.||graduate - make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring; "calibrate an instrument"; "graduate a cylinder"|
|Adj.||1.||graduate - of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree; "graduate courses"|
high - greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "a high temperature"; "a high price"; "the high point of his career"; "high risks"; "has high hopes"; "the river is high"; "he has a high opinion of himself"
a graduate of Manchester University → un(e) diplômé(e) de l'université de Manchester
a recent graduate → un(e) nouveau diplômé(nouvelle)(e)
a philosophy graduate, a graduate in philosophy (British) → un(e) licencié(e) en philosophie
He graduated in 1996 → Il a obtenu son diplôme en 1996.
to graduate from → être diplômé(e) de
to graduate from high school → obtenir son baccalauréat
graduatein cpds (Brit) → für Akademiker; unemployment → unter den Akademikern;
graduate[n ˈgrædjʊɪt; vb ˈgrædjʊˌeɪt]
he's a French graduate or a graduate in French → è laureato or ha la laurea in francese