academic year - definitions and synonyms

academic year noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : the period of time each year when the school is open and people are studying


    school year

Usage Examples:

  • Nato's hopes of pacifying Afghanistan before withdrawing have been dealt a blow by a dismal report from the United Nations, which warns that security incidents and civilian casualties have risen significantly during the past year.
  • In a shocking incident, a 24-year-old man was attacked and dismembered by a Leopard after he went to answer nature’s call.