from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A schoolmate.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun One educated at the same school; an associate in school; a schoolmate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun One bred at the same school; an associate in school.
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- noun someone who goes to the same
school; a schoolmate
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun an acquaintance that you go to school with
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Friend and schoolfellow of Victor and Elizabeth from childhood; murdered by the Creature.
Your favourite schoolfellow, Louis Manoir, has suffered several misfortunes since the departure of Clerval from
C — — —, an old schoolfellow, captain of the ship by which
I met my old schoolfellow, the captain of the “Palm Tree.”
And I cannot help avowing that this was the first occasion on which I really did justice to the clear head, and the plain, patient, practical good sense, of my old schoolfellow.
Caleb sat next his daughter; Dot and her old schoolfellow were side by side; the good Carrier took care of the bottom of the table.
‘In case you do,’ said I, ‘pray say that I am sorry he was not here today, as an old schoolfellow of his was here.’
After I had written to my aunt and told her of my fortunate meeting with my admired old schoolfellow, and my acceptance of his invitation, we went out in a hackney – chariot, and saw a Panorama and some other sights, and took
Having obtained from this clerk a direction to the academic grove in question, I set out, the same afternoon, to visit my old schoolfellow.
I made my way to Mr. Waterbrook, and said, that I believed I had the pleasure of seeing an old schoolfellow there.