a wind of 39–46 miles per hour (17–33 m/sec).
Compare 1 (def 2).
a gale of force eight on the Beaufort scale
/ˈfrɛʃɪ/ noun 1. (Hinglish, informal) a new immigrant to the UK from the Asian subcontinent noun A first-year college student [1847+ College students; fr freshman]
[fresh] /frɛʃ/ adjective, fresher, freshest. 1. newly made or obtained: fresh footprints. 2. recently arrived; just come: fresh from school. 3. new; not previously known, met with, etc.; novel: to uncover fresh facts; to seek fresh experiences. 4. additional or further: fresh supplies. 5. not salty, as water. 6. retaining the original properties unimpaired; not […]
[fresh-muh n] /ˈfrɛʃ mən/ noun, plural freshmen. 1. a student in the first year of the course at a university, college, or high school. 2. a novice; beginner. adjective 3. of, relating to, or characteristic of a freshman: to outgrow one’s freshman attitudes. 4. lacking seniority or experience; junior: a freshman senator. 5. required of […]
- Freshman 15
noun the average amount of weight gained by students during their first year of college; also written freshman fifteen Examples The drastic changes of going to college and availability of fast food often brings on the freshman 15. Usage Note slang