- Older Use. a female student in a coeducational institution, especially in a college or university.
- coeducational(def 1).
- Older Use. of, relating to, or being a coed or coeds: coed fads.
- for or serving both men and women alike.
Origin of coed
1885–90, Americanism; short for coeducational student
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Examples from the Web for coed
We lived in a coed dorm, with the first and third floors housing the young men, and the second floor housing the girls.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything
December 16, 2014
And, of course, a frequent cruise-ship stop and coed party spot.Mexico’s Hidden Getaway: Todos Santos, Playa Cerritos
May 26, 2013
Katz says the coed school is in a different zone and is filled with its own kids.
For example, enrollment must be voluntary, and parents need to be provided with a coed option.
They are quite certain that every child will do better in a coed classroom.
When we last parted with him after his visit to Coed he had not seen the beginning of these attacks.Cousin Henry
"Coes" appears to have been a form of the early British "coed," for woodland.The Cornish Coast (South)
Charles G. Harper
There was a fair at Coed that day, and many people of the peasant class got in here.
She was quite close to Coed now, and the water lay calm as a pond.
The train, which did not stop at Bryngelly, left Coed at ten, and Coed was an hour and a half's walk.