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graduate

grad·u·ate

graduate

 
 
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, verb
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part of speech: noun
pronunciation: grae ju iht
definition: a person who has finished the required studies at a high school or college.
You must be a high school graduate to apply for this job.
similar words:
bachelor, doctor
 
part of speech: adjective
pronunciation: grae ju iht
definition: having to do with a level of study beyond a bachelor's degree.
My son is a graduate student now, working on his Master's degree.
 
part of speech: verb
pronunciation: grae ju eIt
inflections: graduated, graduates, graduating
definition: to successfully finish required studies at a school or college.
She will graduate from high school this spring.
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