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classmate Syllabification: class·mate
Pronunciation: /ˈklasˌmāt/

Definition of classmate in English:

noun

A fellow member of a class at school or college.
Example sentences
  • As a college student, he was always willing to help fellow classmates get through their exams.
  • You were a shy man, and only met my mother, a college classmate, when you tried to sell her a slide-rule.
  • Since there are so few of them, they tend to know their brethren on other teams as they would a college classmate.

Words that rhyme with classmate

bedmate • flatmate • checkmate

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