Definition of schoolmate
: a companion at school
Recent Examples of schoolmate from the Web
Beloved family, schoolmates, the Loveland community and St. Columban parish gathered to say goodbye.
Earlier this month, Olivia watched from a bed near her window as her Madison Place Elementary schoolmates stood outside her home praying and singing songs for her.
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First Known Use of schoolmate
SCHOOLMATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of schoolmate for English Language Learners
: someone who goes to or went to the same school as you
SCHOOLMATE Defined for Kids
Definition of schoolmate for Students
: a fellow student
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