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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fresh·man /ˈfrɛʃmən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fresh·man n.; pl. Freshmen  A novice; one in the rudiments of knowledge; especially, a student during his first year in a high school, college, or university.
 Syn: -- frosh.
 He drank his glass and cracked his joke,
 And freshmen wondered as he spoke.   --Goldsmith.
 Freshman class, the lowest of the four classes in an American college. [ U. S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : used of a person in the first year of an experience
            (especially in United States high school or college);
            "a freshman senator"; "freshman year in high school or
            college" [syn: first-year]
      n 1: a first-year undergraduate [syn: fresher]
      2: any new participant in some activity [syn: newcomer, fledgling,
          fledgeling, starter, neophyte, newbie, entrant]