graduated graduated  /ˈɡræ dʒu ˌeɪ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) marked with or divided into degrees
  2. (adj) taking place by degrees

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He graduated from Yale in 1921 and worked briefly on Wall Street but got thoroughly bored.
  2. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa in 1982.
  3. Of humble origins, David Petraeus, 54, grew up a few miles from West Point, where he graduated an Army lieutenant in 1974.

News

  1. Chaparral High School graduates class of 2013

    Chaparral High School graduated its class of 2013 Tuesday afternoon. The following is the list of the graduates: Robert Anaya, Cynthia Arriaga, Luke Avendaño, Jonathyn Bowman, Vester Branham, Kiana Cason, Andrew Castillo, Danial Chavez, Del Cohen, Kaylin Connelly, Cassidy Cowgill, Tucker Da Alba, Gloria De Luna, Austun Dennis, Spencer Ereshan, Alexander Fuchs, Anjela Garces, Daniel [...]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Ojai Valley News

  2. Crafton Hills College Fire Academy graduates

    Crafton Hills College (CHC) has graduated first responder classes from the Fire Academy and the EMT Basic Program. Nineteen cadets started the CHC Fire Academy in February and every one of them finished and graduated on April 18th.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Highland Community News

  3. Anson graduated Magna Cum Laude

    STAUNTON — Carrie M. Anson, a 2010 graduate of Robert E. Lee High School and Shenandoah Valley Governor’s School, graduated Magna Cum Laude from James Madison University. She received a bachelor of science with a concentration in Health Studies.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Staunton News Leader

Quotes

  1. "Because of what (USGA's) Mike (Davis) has done with the setup. He's given more guys the chance to win the golf tournament," Woods said. "It's more open now. With the graduated rough, being firm and fast like this, it brings a lot more...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Tiger Wood Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I'm proud that you graduated from the 8th grade, but it's just the 8th grade," Obama said.
    on Nov 10, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: MSNBC

  3. As he waited for the funeral to start, Jackson said, "Most coaches are rated by the players they recruit," but Robinson "was known for how many players he graduated and sent on to successful lives."
    on Apr 11, 2007 By: Jesse Jackson Source: KTRE

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