Meaning of “day school” in the English Dictionary

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"day school" in British English

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day schoolnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdeɪ ˌskuːl/ us /ˈdeɪ ˌskuːl/

Examples from literature

  • And now I come to the question of day schools. 
  • Her nephew had just come home from his day school. 
  • It was then merely a boys' day school and doubtless soon perished. 
  • Part of the old building is still used as a boys' day school. 
  • The latter was quite small, though there was a large attendance in the day school. 

(Definition of “day school” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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