dean's list

noun

Definition of dean's list

  1. :  a list of students receiving special recognition from the dean of a college because of superior scholarship

Circa 1926

First Known Use of dean's list

circa 1926


DEAN'S LIST Defined for English Language Learners

dean's list

noun

Definition of dean's list for English Language Learners

  • : a list of students at a college or university who have earned high grades

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