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Translation of "school" - English-Spanish dictionary

school

noun /skuːl/
a place for teaching especially children escuela, colegio 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 escuela The behaviour of this school in public is sometimes not very good.
a series of meetings or a place for instruction etc curso She runs a sewing school a driving school.
a department of a university or college dealing with a particular subject facultad the School of Mathematics.
(American) a university or college. universidad
a group of people with the same ideas etc escuela There are two schools of thought about the treatment of this disease.
schoolbag noun
a bag for carrying books etc to and from school mochila She had a schoolbag on her back.
schoolboy noun ( schoolgirl)
a boy or girl who goes to school alumno; alumna a naughty schoolboy.
schoolchild noun ( plural schoolchildren)
a child who goes to school. alumno
school day noun
a day on which children go to school día de escuela On a school day I get up at seven o’clock.
schooldays noun plural
the time of a person’s life during which he/she goes to school. años del colegio
schoolfellow noun
(old-fashioned ) a person who is or was taught at the same school, especially in the same class compañero de clase 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 persona que termina la escuela School-leavers are finding it hard to get jobs these days.
schoolmaster noun ( feminine schoolmistress)
(old-fashioned) a person who teaches in school. maestro, profesor; maestra, profesora
schoolmate noun
a schoolfellow, especially a friend. compañero de clase
schoolteacher noun
a person who teaches in a school. maestro, profesor
(Definition of school from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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