Meaning of SCHOOL in English

n. 25B6; noun

the village school : EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION; academy, college; seminary; alma mater. See list.

the university's School of English : DEPARTMENT, faculty, division.

the Barbizon school : GROUP, set, circle; followers, following, disciples, apostles, admirers, devotees, votaries; proponents, adherents.

a school of linguistics : WAY OF THINKING, school of thought, persuasion, creed, credo, doctrine, belief, faith, opinion, point of view; approach, method, style.


25B6; verb

he was schooled in Lyon : EDUCATE, teach, instruct.

he schooled her in horsemanship : TRAIN, teach, tutor, coach, instruct, drill, discipline, direct, guide, prepare, groom; prime, verse.

Types of School

academy infant school

boarding school junior high school

board school junior school

charity school kindergarten

charter school lower school

cheder middle school

choir school night school

church school nursery school

City Technology College (CTC) parochial school

coeducational school preparatory/prep school

college pre-school

comprehensive (school) primary school

convent private school

county school public school

day school residential school

direct-grant school secondary modern (school)

elementary school secondary school

farm school senior high school

finishing school separate school

first school sixth-form centre/college

free school special school

grade school state school

grammar school Talmud Torah

grant-maintained school (GM school) upper school

high school voluntary school

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