Definition of Yalie in English:

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Yalie

Pronunciation: /ˈjeɪli/

noun (plural Yalies)

US informal
A student or graduate of Yale University: his fellow Yalie
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  • I felt like a fish out of butter, a Yalie at a Harvard banquet, a loser in the game of dieting.
  • Of all the Yalies who regularly attend the senior reunion, Murphy is among the oldest.
  • It's also a pity that some voters don't discern the Texas-size gap between these two Yalies.

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