junior high

noun

Definition of junior high

US
: a school usually including the seventh, eighth, and sometimes ninth grades

Word by Word Definitions

junior play
  1. : less advanced in age : younger

  2. : youthful

  3. : designed for young people and especially adolescents

  1. : a person who is younger than another

  2. : a male child : son

  3. : a young person

high play
  1. : rising or extending upward a great distance : taller than average, usual, or expected

  2. : having a specified height or elevation : tall

  3. : situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation

  1. : at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree

  2. : well, luxuriously

  1. : an elevated place or region: such as

  2. : hill, knoll

  3. : the space overhead : sky


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