What does freshman mean?

Definitions for freshman
ˈfrɛʃ mənfresh·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. freshman, fresher(noun)

    a first-year undergraduate

  2. newcomer, fledgling, fledgeling, starter, neophyte, freshman, newbie, entrant(adj)

    any new participant in some activity

  3. freshman, first-year(adj)

    used of a person in the first year of an experience (especially in United States high school or college)

    "a freshman senator"; "freshman year in high school or college"


  1. freshman(Noun)

    A novice; one in the rudiments of knowledge.

  2. freshman(Noun)

    A person of either sex entering the first year of an institution, especially a high school (ninth grade), a university, or legislative body.

    At the time I was a wide-eyed freshman, but I was soon to grow jaded and cynical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Freshman(noun)

    novice; one in the rudiments of knowledge; especially, a student during his fist year in a college or university


  1. Freshman

    A freshman or fresher is a first-year student in secondary school, high school, college or university. The term first year can also be used as a noun, to describe the students themselves or others.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Freshman

    An undergraduate in his first year at a university.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of freshman in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of freshman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of freshman in a Sentence

  1. Jeb Bush:

    Two gifted freshman senators that can deliver a great speech, very talented, don't get me wrong -- one of them is a close friend that I admire, but what in their background would suggest that they could make a tough decision, that they run to the fire to put it out, that they've figured out a way to solve problems?

  2. Capitol Hill:

    I do think that we have had a lot of conversations as freshman to try to understand each other and each other's districts and what we were elected to do.

  3. Lydia Buckner:

    If you can't walk a block comfortably, you're going to regret it -- senior to freshman advice, trust me, I know those heels look supercute but your blistered feet will definitely not. You want to be able to cheer and jump without constantly worrying about a wardrobe malfunction.

  4. Elijah Molden:

    Especially since were not the biggest guys on the field we have to have the best feet, i remember my freshman year how he would (move) at the nickel position and copy that. Even now, every once in a while Ill need to be reminded of the steps if Im bouncing around positions. Ill ask him what he thinks.

  5. Sarah Sanders:

    I don't think that we are going to listen to her [ Ocasio-Cortez ] on much of anything, particularly anything that we will leave into the hands of a much, much higher authority, and certainly not listen to the freshman congresswoman on when the world may end.

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    lacking orderly continuity
    • A. disjointed
    • B. blistering
    • C. dependable
    • D. dangerous

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