Grad - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡræd|  American pronunciation of the word grad
Brit.  |ˈɡræd|  British pronunciation of the word grad

noun

- one-hundredth of a right angle (syn: grade)
- a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university) (syn: alum, alumna, alumnus, graduate)

Examples

...a recent college grad thrilled to be starting a new life in a city bristling with possibilities...

She was dynamized by her desire to go to grad school

Word forms

noun
singular: grad
plural: grads
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