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Spanish translation of “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 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
persona que termina la escuela
School-leavers are finding it hard to get jobs these days.
schoolmaster noun (feminine schoolmistress) a person who teaches in school.
maestro, profesor; maestra, profesora
schoolmate noun a schoolfellow, especially a friend. schoolteacher noun a person who teaches in a school.
(Definition of school from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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