upperclassman

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noun up·per·class·man \ˌə-pər-ˈklas-mən\

Definition of upperclassman

  1. :  a member of the junior or senior class in a school or college

Examples of upperclassman in a Sentence

  1. Only upperclassmen can go off-campus for lunch.

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First Known Use of upperclassman

1871


UPPERCLASSMAN Defined for English Language Learners

upperclassman

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Definition of upperclassman for English Language Learners

  • : a student in the third or fourth year of high school or college


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