noun, plural di·plo·mas, Latin di·plo·ma·ta [dih-ploh-muh-tuh]. /dɪˈploʊ mə tə/.
verb (used with object), di·plo·maed, di·plo·ma·ing.
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Origin of diploma
OTHER WORDS FROM diplomapre·di·plo·ma, nounun·di·plo·maed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for diploma
He had struggles over the years but was turning a corner and about to be awarded the state’s top diploma, she said.Partly hidden by isolation, many of the nation’s schoolchildren struggle with mental health|Donna St. George, Valerie Strauss|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
She’d gone back to school as well, with just five subjects left to finish her high school diploma.Tourists Are Returning to Cancún. But Workers' Fears About COVID-19 Never Went Away|Oscar Lopez / Cancún, Mexico|January 11, 2021|Time
Katie accepted her diploma through the sunroof of the minivan.This AI whiz could be the next Elon Musk or Steve Jobs, but first she has to navigate being 18|Taylor Telford|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
I just picked up my diploma and headed to San Diego and started that first show.Full Transcript: Tomi Lahren on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 31, 2020|Ozy
Respondents with less than four years of college said they preferred to vote in person, 59 percent to 37 percent, and respondents with a high school diploma or less opted for in-person voting 68 percent to 29 percent.
The “doctorate” Duke claims is from an anti-Semitic Ukranian “diploma mill” as described by the State Department.
My grandmother lacks a high school diploma but is full of more wisdom, and more financial sense, than a lot of people I know.
This is not the case, but the reality is worse: losing access to a diploma and getting kicked out of school.The University Of New Orleans’ Cigarette Ban Is Total BS|Chloé Valdary|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This formula excludes students who take longer than four years to earn their diploma, and GEDs and other special diplomas.The Daily Beast's Top High Schools 2014: Methodology|Brandy Zadrozny|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I grew up on the Lower East Side—before it was gentrified—and I have a high school diploma.Rosario Dawson on ‘Cesar Chavez,’ Immigration, Gentrification in NYC, and Beating Hollywood Bias|Marlow Stern|March 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nevertheless, Cui did not handle the young composer so severely as on the occasion of his Diploma Cantata.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
Nothing distracts them from their aim; they never lose sight of the diploma that will be their bread-winner.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
A girl bound for college became immediately an integer with which a young man who had not yet mislaid his diploma could reckon.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
I only know Latin, and I have no diploma which would enable me to sell my knowledge at a high price.Maupassant Original Short Stories (180), Complete|Guy de Maupassant
As he himself expressed it, he delivered his diploma lecture through his paintings.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther