[ hohm-skool ]
/ ˈhoʊmˌskul /
verb (used with object)
to teach (one's children) at home instead of sending them to school.
verb (used without object)
to educate one's children at home.
a school set up in the home.
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Origin of homeschool
OTHER WORDS FROM homeschoolhomeschooler, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for homeschool
Such a home-school the association plants in the midst of these utterly necessitous children.
British Dictionary definitions for homeschool
to teach one's child at home instead of sending him or her to school
- being educated at home rather than in schoolhome-school kids
- relating to the education of children in their own homes instead of in schoolhome-school parents
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