Meaning of "school" in Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /skul/

A1 a place where children go to learn things:

I ride my bike to school.

A2 [ no plural ] the time that you spend at school:

I like school.
I started school when I was five.
a dance, language, riding, etc. school

A2 a place where you can study a particular subject:

She goes to a dance school every Saturday.

(Definition of “school” from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)