prefreshman

noun pre·fresh·man \ ˌprē-ˈfresh-mən \
variants: or pre-freshman

Definition of prefreshman

plural prefreshmen or pre-freshmen
: a student who is not yet a freshman
  • offers advanced mathematics courses to prefreshmen
  • often used before another noun
    • prefreshman tours
    • a prefreshman summer course

First Known Use of prefreshman

1887

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