FOR LEXICAL ALIMENTATION, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Nourish your vocabulary with a refresher on the words from the week of September 14–20, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “blatherskite” mean?
Origin of prep school
First recorded in 1890–95
Words nearby prep school
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
Example sentences from the Web for prep school
By the time she got to Princeton, she knew she lacked the prep-school education of her peers, and she dove into grammar books.
You know, Driscoll insists that you cant make a prep-school player from a high-school fellow.Quarter-Back Bates|Ralph Henry Barbour
British Dictionary definitions for prep school
informal See preparatory school
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012