Definition of “preschool” - English Dictionary

“preschool” in British English

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preschooladjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈpriː.skuːl/ us /ˈpriː.skuːl/

of or relating to children who are between about three and five years old and have not yet gone to school, and their activities:

a preschool playgroup
preschool children/toys

preschoolnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈpriː.skuːl/ us /ˈpriː.skuːl/ also nursery school US

(Definition of “preschool” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“preschool” in American English

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preschoolnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈpriˌskul/

a school for children who are between about three and five years old

preschooler
noun [ C ] us /ˈpriˌsku·lər/

(Definition of “preschool” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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