alumni alumni  /ə ˈləm ˌnaɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. More student riots fewer alumni gifts.
  2. In the past, most alumni have returned to their college campus only for football games and reunions.
  3. The alumni reunion used to be a college's equivalent of the lost weekenda four-day binge of old dad and Old Grand-Dad, nostalgia and nonsense, high jinks and lowlife.

News

  1. READER SUBMITTED: Alumni To Support The Avielle Foundation In Honor Of Classmate David Wheeler

    The alumni of Oyster River High School in Durham, New Hampshire are a very tight knit community, always looking to help and support one another. Supporting one another and their communities is instinctive.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: FOX CT Hartford

  2. Monroe High alumni soccer game Thursday

    Monroe High School is hosting a MHS alumni soccer game on Thursday at Monroe High School to raise money for a memorial scholarship named after former Monroe player Thomas C. Turner, who died in 2007 in a car accident.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

  3. STOCKTON: Alumni photo event changed to June 22

    Due to the weather, the Stockton alumni photo shoot is being rescheduled to June 22, at 10:30 a.m.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Beacon

Quotes

  1. "If you can judge a restaurant based on the quality of its alumni, I don't think there's a richer restaurant that I could have dreamed of being a part of," said owner Danny Meyer.
    on May 8, 2007 By: Danny Meyer Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "I am so thankful for the fans and alumni at USC and around the nation that have been so supportive of me and my teammates throughout the season," Mayo said in a statement. "I'd like to express my appreciation to my coaches and teammates for...
    on Apr 9, 2008 By: OJ Mayo Source: ESPN

  3. "As the new guy on Broadway, it's an honour to be included in the established alumni," Hayes said in a statement.
    on May 24, 2010 By: Sean Hayes Source: ABC Online

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