Definition of Sophomore. Meaning of Sophomore. Synonyms of Sophomore

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Definition of Sophomore

Sophomore
Sophomore Soph"o*more, n. [Probably fr. soph or sophister + Gr. ? foolish. The word was probably introduced into the United States at an early date, from the University of Cambridge, England. Among the cant terms at that university, as given in the Gradus ad Cantabrigiam, we find Soph-Mor as ``the next distinctive appellation to Freshman,' but the term has now almost ceased to be known at the English university from whence it came.] One belonging to the second of the four classes in an American college, or one next above a freshman. [Formerly written also sophimore.]

Meaning of Sophomore from wikipedia

- In the United States, a sophomore (/ˈsɑːfmɔːr/ or /ˈsɒfəmɔːr/) is a student in the second year of study at high school (tenth grade or class-10) or college...
- A sophomore slump or sophomore jinx or sophomore jitters refers to an instance in which a second, or sophomore, effort fails to live up to the relatively...
- high school or college. Sophomore or Sophomores may also refer to: Sophomores (TV series), an American television series "Sophomore" (song), a song by Ciara...
- Sophomoric humor is that which is juvenile and puerile. It is a type of comedy that often includes toilet humor and gags that are based on an appeal to...
- and Sophomores, and upperclassman to refer collectively to Juniors and Seniors, sometimes even Sophomores. In some cases, the freshmen, sophomores, and...
- Tenth grade or grade 10 (called Year 11 in England and Wales, and sophomore year in the US) is the tenth year of school post-kindergarten or the tenth...
- teenage crisis, the sophomore crisis, the adult crisis, the mid-life crisis, and the later-life crisis. Another focuses only on the sophomore crisis, the adult...
- of just three years. The term redshirt freshman indicates an academic sophomore who is in their first season of athletic parti****tion. A redshirt freshman...
- players from each class by naming a MaxPreps National Junior of the Year, Sophomore of the Year, and Freshman of the Year. The awards are typically announced...
- A sophomore surge (sometimes referred to in the United Kingdom as first-term in****bency bonus) is a term used in the political science of the United States...