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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of, relating to, resembling a second year college student. Also: Exhibiting a firm and often aggressive conviction of knowledge and wisdom and unaware of limitations and lack of maturity.

Usage examples (33)
  • The professor was not convinced but nonetheless respected his sophomoric argument.
  • Adjective : sophomoric questions
  • To call the musical -- praised on its way to Broadway's Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre and additional kudos -- "sophomoric" is to flatter it.
  • ROSS: I would think it ` s kind of sophomoric, to be honest with you. for more
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