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Synonyms for Universityˌyu nəˈvɜr sɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. university(noun)

    the body of faculty and students at a university

  2. university(noun)

    establishment where a seat of higher learning is housed, including administrative and living quarters as well as facilities for research and teaching

  3. university(noun)

    a large and diverse institution of higher learning created to educate for life and for a profession and to grant degrees


  1. university(noun)

    college, institute, uni, academy

  2. university(noun)

    Institution of higher education (typically accepting students from the age of about 17 or 18, depending on country, but in some cases able to take younger students in exceptional cases) where subjects are studied and researched in depth and degrees are offered.

    academy, institute, uni, college

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. university(n.)

    seminary of learning (of the highest class), literary institution, college

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