underclassman


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un·der·class·man

 (ŭn′dər-klăs′mən)
n.
A student in the freshman or sophomore class at a secondary school or college. Also called lowerclassman.

underclassman

(ˌʌndəˈklɑːsmən)
n, pl -men
(Education) education US an undergraduate in the first two years of college or university education

un•der•class•man

(ˌʌn dərˈklæs mən, -ˈklɑs-)

n., pl. -men.
a freshman or sophomore in a secondary school or college.
[1870–75, Amer.]
usage: See -man.

underclassman

A student in the first or second year of a secondary or college course.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.underclassman - an undergraduate who is not yet a seniorunderclassman - an undergraduate who is not yet a senior
fresher, freshman - a first-year undergraduate
junior - a third-year undergraduate
soph, sophomore - a second-year undergraduate
undergrad, undergraduate - a university student who has not yet received a first degree
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