noun Informal.
fraternity ( def 1 ).

1890–95, Americanism; by shortening Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
frat (fræt)
slang (US)
 a.  a member of a fraternity
 b.  (as modifier): the frat kid

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Word Origin & History

student slang shortening of fraternity, by 1895.
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Example sentences
So the other night two recovering frat guys and a former frat sweetheart were
  prepared to indulge in a little recidivism.
The three open a frat house at the edge of some distinguished seat of higher
It appears that quite a bit of member exercise took place also, as is the case
  at all frat parties, however exalted.
So could two close college students, a pair of seminarians, or a couple of frat
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