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synonyms for alma mater

  • academy
  • college
  • institution
  • old school
  • place of graduation
  • place of matriculation
  • university
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How to use alma mater in a sentence

The Vulgate translates: “Et obviabit illi quasi mater honorificata, et quasi mulier a virginitate suscipiet illum.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
Among these are "Medusa," a bronze bust; and a "Mater Dolorosa," in terra-cotta.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
So, we fancy, warriors might speak of our heavy cavalry as we see them in barracks and as they saw them at Alma.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
"Oh, but I'm sure she won't be half bad when we come to know her," cried Alma Lane.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
Then she colored painfully: behind her she heard Tilly's laughing voice, followed by Alma's lower one, and Harold's.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
Cordelia was making the tassel for one corner, and Alma Lane one for another.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
You surely must have forgotten that poor Alma is a stranger, in a strange land, while you are at home, in your father's house.
ELSIE'S VACATION AND AFTER EVENTSMARTHA FINLEY
"He will forgive you, Miss; he will not stay displeased, for his love for you is so very great," returned Alma.
ELSIE'S VACATION AND AFTER EVENTSMARTHA FINLEY
Alma went back to the sewing-room, and Lulu hastened to the door of the room where her father had been when he called to her.
ELSIE'S VACATION AND AFTER EVENTSMARTHA FINLEY
For this same authority further on says, "It was 11 A.M. before we came in sight of the Alma."
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ALMA MATER

  • alma mater
  • association
  • brainery
  • halls of ivy
  • halls of knowledge
  • institute
  • lyceum
  • organization
  • seminary
  • university
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