Definition of subsizar in English:

subsizar

noun

historical
  • At Cambridge University: an undergraduate receiving financial assistance from his or her college and ranking below a sizar.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Robert Greene (bap. 1558, d. 1592), writer and playwright. From sub- + sizar. Slightly earlier currency is probably implied by subsister.

Pronunciation

subsizar

/sʌbˈsʌɪzə/