AskDefine | Define classmate

Dictionary Definition

classmate n : an acquaintance that you go to school with [syn: schoolmate, schoolfellow, class fellow]

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English

Etymology

class + mate

Noun

  1. Someone who is in the same class (in school)
    Danny and I have been classmates for five years, but I've never spoken to him outside of lessons.

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Extensive Definition

Classmates can refer to either:

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

ace, amigo, associate, bedfellow, bedmate, birthmate, bosom buddy, buddy, bunkie, bunkmate, butty, camarade, chamberfellow, chum, clubmate, colleague, comate, companion, company, compeer, comrade, confrere, consociate, consort, copartner, copemate, copesmate, couchmate, cradlemate, crony, cupmate, fellow, fellow student, general partner, girl friend, gossip, grade schooler, high schooler, infant, intermediate schooler, jailmate, kindergartner, mate, messmate, nursery school child, old crony, pal, pard, pardner, partner, pewmate, playfellow, playmate, prep schooler, preschool child, preschooler, primary schooler, roommate, school child, school kid, school lad, schoolboy, schoolfellow, schoolgirl, schoolmate, secondary schooler, secret partner, shelfmate, shipmate, shopmate, side partner, sidekick, sidekicker, silent partner, sleeping partner, special partner, tablemate, teammate, tentmate, watchmate, waymate, workfellow, yokefellow, yokemate
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