[ ek-struh-kuh-rik-yuh-ler ]
/ ˌɛk strə kəˈrɪk yə lər /
outside the regular curriculum or program of courses: football, orchestra, and other extracurricular activities.
outside one's regular work, responsibilities, or routine.
Informal. outside the conventional bounds of propriety or ethics: Does his wife know he has an extracurricular girlfriend?
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Example sentences from the Web for extracurricular
The list of extra-curricular activities offered to children includes ballet, sport, music, drama, French and animal care.Where Will Kate Middleton and Prince William Send Their Kid to School?|Tom Sykes|December 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Though afternoon farmwork occupied most of the pupils' spare time, some extra-curricular activities were also offered.Frying Pan Farm|Elizabeth Brown Pryor
British Dictionary definitions for extracurricular
/ (ˌɛkstrəkəˈrɪkjʊlə) /
taking place outside the normal school timetableextracurricular activities
beyond the regular duties, schedule, etc
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