- a group of artists, as painters, writers, or musicians, whose works reflect a common conceptual, regional, or personal influence: the modern school; the Florentine school.
- the art and artists of a geographical location considered independently of stylistic similarity: the French school.
verb (used with object)
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Origin of school1
OTHER WORDS FROM schoolschool·a·ble, adjectiveschoolless, adjectiveschoollike, adjective
Words nearby school
Definition for school (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
Origin of school2
Example sentences from the Web for school
One was a Quaker school, whose name he can no longer recall, in upstate New York.
He used to drive her to school once he came home from the Marines.
Ramos would help set the tone of the day when he greeted the arriving students outside the school.
The NYPD remained his ultimate goal as he went to work as a carrier for Airborne Express/DHL and then as a school safety officer.
Many times, victims drop out of school, while their alleged attackers graduate.Jameis Winston Cleared of Rape Like Every Other College Sports Star|Robert Silverman|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Owing to circumstances, the eldest lad had to be sent to school at an early age.The Power of Womanhood, or Mothers and Sons|Ellice Hopkins
When school is over, out you go with a rush, into the open air.The Child's Day|Woods Hutchinson
Michael's last week at school was a curiously unreal experience.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
The only school which was exceptionally interesting was the School of Languages.Changing China|William Gascoyne-Cecil
It is curious to find that in 1821 the function of the hospital as a school for students of medicine was something of a novelty.Springtime and Other Essays|Francis Darwin
British Dictionary definitions for school (1 of 2)
- an institution or building at which children and young people usually under 19 receive education
- (as modifier)school bus; school day
- (in combination)schoolroom; schoolwork
Word Origin for school
British Dictionary definitions for school (2 of 2)
Word Origin for school
Idioms and Phrases with school
In addition to the idiom beginning with school
- school of hard knocks
- tell tales (out of school)