Definition of “freshman” - English Dictionary

british dictionary

“freshman” in British English

See all translations

freshmannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfreʃ.mən/ us /ˈfreʃ.mən/ plural -men uk /-mən/ us US

(Definition of “freshman” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“freshman” in American English

See all translations

freshmannoun [ C ]

us /ˈfreʃ·mən/ plural -men /ˈfreʃ·mən/

a student in the first year of a program of study in a college, university, or high school (= a school for students aged 14 to 18):

She is a freshman at Harvard.

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