Collegiate Definition

kə-lējĭt, -jē-ĭt
adjective
Of or like a college.
Webster's New World
Of, like, or for college students.
Webster's New World
Of or like a collegiate church.
Webster's New World
The definition of collegiate is related to, associated with or resembling a college or its students.
A lifestyle of partying and poverty commonly associated with college students is an example of a collegiate lifestyle.
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collegial
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noun

(obsolete) A member of a college, a collegian; someone who has received a college education.

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(obsolete) A fellow-collegian; a colleague.

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Other Word Forms of Collegiate

Noun

Singular:
collegiate
Plural:
collegiates

Origin of Collegiate

  • Middle English collegiat from Late Latin collēgiātus from Latin collēgium association collegium

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Medieval Latin collegiatus (“colleague”), from collegium (“community, group”)

    From Wiktionary

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