term paper

noun

Definition of term paper

  1. :  a major written assignment in a school or college course representative of a student's achievement during a term

Examples of term paper in a sentence

  1. I have a term paper due next week.

Circa 1926

First Known Use of term paper

circa 1926


TERM PAPER Defined for English Language Learners

term paper

noun

Definition of term paper for English Language Learners

  • : a long essay that usually requires research and that is written by a student as part of a course or class

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