Definition of Collegian

1. Noun. A student (or former student) at a college or university.




Definition of Collegian

1. n. A member of a college, particularly of a literary institution so called; a student in a college.

Definition of Collegian

1. Noun. A student (or a former student) of a college ¹

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Definition of Collegian

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Collegian

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collegebound
collegelike
collegemate
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collegers
colleges
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collegia
collegial
collegialities
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collegian (current term)
collegians
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collembolans
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Literary usage of Collegian

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1. The Universal Songster: Or, Museum of Mirth: Forming the Most Complete (1834)
"•—collegian. Four houses coming down on our heads in the next street ! you're right ... Fellow collegian. Hold your tongue, you fool, only my hunting frock ..."

2. The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with The Journal of a Tour to by James Boswell (1884)
"... made the following minute on this day : " In my return from church, I was accosted by Edwards,1 an old fellow-collegian, who had not seen me since 1729. ..."

3. Heads of the People: Or, Portraits of the English by Joseph Kenny Meadows (1878)
"We present to our readers the phenomenon which is common to both : in a word—the collegian. Oh ! Alfred, and all ye other founders of our venerable ..."

4. The Life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell (1907)
"... collegian, Mr. Oliver Edwards—Early Recollections—Thomas Tyers—Johnson's Knowledge of Law—Goldsmith and Lord ..."

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