college man


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Noun1.college man - a student (or former student) at a college or universitycollege man - a student (or former student) at a college or university
college student, university student - a student enrolled in a college or university
grad student, graduate student, postgraduate - a student who continues studies after graduation
educatee, pupil, student - a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
undergrad, undergraduate - a university student who has not yet received a first degree
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In appearance and atmosphere he was a strapping big college man, smooth-faced and easy-mannered, clean and simple and wholesome, with a known record of being a splendid athlete and an implied vast possession of cold culture of the inhibited sort.
He was a college man, in dress and carriage as like as a pea to the type that of late years is being so generously turned out of our institutions of higher learning.
There was Dartworthy, the college man who had staked the rich fraction on Bonanza above Discovery.
I swear that I learn more each month than the average college man learns in a year.
He would have none but a tip-top college man to educate him--none of your quacks and pretenders--no, no.
Talented former Llandovery College man Owen Howe starts at full-back.

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