junior varsity

noun

Definition of junior varsity

:a team composed of members lacking the experience or qualification required for the varsity

First Known Use of junior varsity

1902


JUNIOR VARSITY Defined for English Language Learners

junior varsity

noun

Definition of junior varsity for English Language Learners

  • : a team whose members are less experienced and usually younger than members on a varsity team


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up junior varsity? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to speak evil of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Forms of Government Quiz

  • knupfer-painting-solon-before-croesus
  • A gerontocracy is rule by:
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!