Definition of freshman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    freshman

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈfreʃmən//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfreʃmən//
     
    (pl. freshmen
    BrE BrE//ˈfreʃmən//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfreʃmən//
     
    )
    University life, University people
     
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  1. 1(especially North American English) a first-year student at a university or college college freshmen during my freshman year See related entries: University life, University people
  2. 2(North American English) a first-year student at high school (1) or junior high school high school freshmen
  3. compare sophomore
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: freshman