A student in the freshman or sophomore class at a secondary school or college.
proctor (exceedingly angry): "So you confess that this unfortunate freshman was carried to this frog pond and drenched?"
I found out by chance that she was actually a freshman from London University.
Did you take this course as a freshman, sops , junior, senior, or graduate student?
To celebrate I bought an ice cream cone and sat in my car to read a letter from my eldest daughter linda, a college freshman