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Translation of "school" - English-German dictionary

school

noun /skuːl/
a place for teaching especially children die Schule 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 die Schule She runs a sewing school a driving school. a department of a university or college dealing with a particular subject die Fakultät the School of Mathematics. (American) a university or college. die Hochschule a group of people with the same ideas etc die Schule There are two schools of thought about the treatment of this disease. schoolbag noun a bag for carrying books etc to and from school die Schultasche She had a schoolbag on her back. schoolboy nouns ( schoolgirl) a boy or girl who goes to school der/die Schüler(in) a naughty schoolboy. schoolchild noun ( plural schoolchildren) a child who goes to school. das Schulkind school day noun a day on which children go to school die Schulzeit 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. die Schulzeit schoolfellow noun a person who is or was taught at the same school, especially in the same class der/die Schulkamerad(in) 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 der/die Schulabgänger(in) School-leavers are finding it hard to get jobs these days. schoolmaster noun ( feminine schoolmistress) a person who teaches in school. der/die Lehrer(in) schoolmate noun a schoolfellow, especially a friend. der/die Schulkamerad(in) schoolteacher noun a person who teaches in a school. der/die Lehrer(in)
(Definition of school from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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