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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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