Meaning of “varsity” in the English Dictionary

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varsitynoun [ C usually sing ]

us /ˈvɑr·sɪ·t̬i/

one of the main sports teams at a university, college, or school:

He was hoping to make the varsity next year.
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˈvɑr·sɪ·t̬i/

Eight varsity players will return to the football team next season.

(Definition of “varsity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)