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- n. The period in school that comes after ninth grade and before eleventh grade.
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I was so insecure about my appearance that I remember wearing the previous year’s tried-and-true clogs to the first day of tenth grade and bringing my brand-new Candie’s to school in a bag, only slipping them on when I saw one of the popular girls wearing them.
I met Mike C., wry and funny, who was desperately in love with anyone in the tenth grade who would kiss him back if he made the first move during the third act of Amelie.