German translation of “school”
school noun /skuːl/
› a place for teaching especially children
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
die Schüler (pl.)
The behaviour of this school in public is sometimes not very good. › a series of meetings or a place for instruction etc
She runs a sewing school a driving school. › a department of a university or college dealing with a particular subject
the School of Mathematics. › (American) a university or college.
› a group of people with the same ideas etc
There are two schools of thought about the treatment of this disease. schoolbag noun › a bag for carrying books etc to and from school
She had a schoolbag on her back. schoolboy nouns ( schoolgirl) › a boy or girl who goes to school
a naughty schoolboy. schoolchild noun (plural schoolchildren) › a child who goes to school.
school day noun › a day on which children go to school
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.
schoolfellow noun › a person who is or was taught at the same school, especially in the same class
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
School-leavers are finding it hard to get jobs these days. schoolmaster noun (feminine schoolmistress) › a person who teaches in school.
schoolmate noun › a schoolfellow, especially a friend.
schoolteacher noun › a person who teaches in a school.