Graduated - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡrædʒuˌeɪt̬ɪd|  American pronunciation of the word graduated
Brit.  |ˈɡrædjueɪtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word graduated
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto graduate
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto graduate

adjective

- taking place by degrees (syn: gradational, gradatory)

Examples

a series of bowls in graduated sizes

They graduated from college with honors.

It happened not long after he graduated from college.

She graduated four years ago and has since married.

He has had two jobs since he graduated.

He left home and joined the army after he graduated from high school.

She recently graduated from college.

He graduated from one of the country's best colleges.

He graduated from the university last June.

They both graduated with honors.

She graduated with a degree in history.

The word has graduated from slang to accepted use.

My nephew has graduated from baby food to solid food.

She persevered in her studies and graduated near the top of her class.

...decided to be an apprentice to an electrician after he graduated...

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