- a schoolmate.
Origin of schoolfellow
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Examples from the Web for schoolfellow
The invitation was from a schoolfellow of mine, Mysie Sutherland by name.
I' ll not suffer any man to laugh at an old friend—and—and—schoolfellow!The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. I (of II)
Charles James Lever
Of the schoolfellow who had induced him to become a monk, we hear no more.Erasmus and the Age of Reformation
We used to give a lift in our carriage to this schoolfellow and author-friend of ours.My Reminiscences
This gentleman had been his schoolfellow at the Grammar School in Aberdeen.The Book-Hunter
John Hill Burton