Synonyms for Graduate:

adj.

all (adjective)
postgraduate.

n.

audit, holder of a degree, enroll, baccalaureate, absenteeism, diplomate, absence, holder of a certificate, former student, product, bachelor, attendance, enrollment, recipient of a certificate, licentiate, attend, drop out, entrance, board. curricular, diachronic, didactic, educational, advanced, formal, applied, academic, elementary. get ahead, get on with, advance, get along, outpace, break through, reach, progress, plod along, forge ahead. expert, observer, authority, intellectual, professional, consultant, specialist, pundit, the intelligentsia, veteran. flunk, fail, track, pass, mark, promote, mark down, downgrade. graduate (noun)
alumnus, alumna, postgraduate, grad, calibrate, high, fine-tune, alum.
person who completes education, pursuit (noun)
bachelor, diplomate, grad, licentiate, alumnus, former student, baccalaureate, alum, product.

v.

classify, grade (verb)
calibrate.
complete (verb)
arrive, consummate, close, culminate, fill, unify, conclude, finalize, execute, fulfill, achieve, integrate, terminate, accomplish, end, complete, finish.
complete education, pursuit (verb)
finish.

Other synonyms:

curricular, educational, applied, diachronic, specialist, didactic, elementary. advanced, academic, flunk, promote. downgrade, formal. mark down. fail. mark. track. pass. measure
calibrate.

Usage examples for graduate

  1. " A graduate of Magdalen, my brother's intimate friend, and a frequent visitor at my father's house in Cheshire," Philippa observed, with faint sarcasm. – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. He was a graduate of Cambridge, and the author of " Lacon, or Many Things in a Few Words." – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  3. It was the story of a young West Point graduate – The Invisible Government by Dan Smoot