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Translation of "school" - English-French dictionary

school

noun /skuːl/
a place for teaching especially children école She goes to the school He’s not at university – he’s still at school (American) He’s still in school.
the pupils of a school école The behaviour of this school in public is sometimes not very good.
a series of meetings or a place for instruction etc cours; école She runs a sewing school a driving school.
a department of a university or college dealing with a particular subject institut, département the School of Mathematics.
(American) a university or college. faculté
a group of people with the same ideas etc école There are two schools of thought about the treatment of this disease.
schoolbag noun
a bag for carrying books etc to and from school sac d’écolier She had a schoolbag on her back.
schoolboy nouns ( schoolgirl)
a boy or girl who goes to school écolier/-ière a naughty schoolboy.
schoolchild noun ( plural schoolchildren)
a child who goes to school. écolier/-ière
school day noun
a day on which children go to school jour d’école On a school day I get up at seven o’clock.
schooldays noun plural
the time of a person’s life during which he goes to school. années d’école
schoolfellow noun
a person who is or was taught at the same school, especially in the same class camarade de classe I met an old schoolfellow of yours.
school-leaver noun
a school-pupil who is about to leave, or has just left, school eg because he has finished his course of education there élève en fin de scolarité School-leavers are finding it hard to get jobs these days.
schoolmaster noun ( feminine schoolmistress)
a person who teaches in school. maître, maîtresse d’école
schoolmate noun
a schoolfellow, especially a friend. camarade de classe
schoolteacher noun
a person who teaches in a school. instituteur/-trice
(Definition of school from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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