- 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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Idioms for school
Origin of school1
OTHER WORDS FROM schoolschool·a·ble, adjectiveschool·less, adjectiveschool·like, adjective
Words nearby school
Definition for school (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
Origin of school2
Example sentences from the Web for school
They are great at expanding access, allowing teachers and schools to reach more students than ever before.Why hasn’t digital learning lived up to its promise?|Walter Thompson|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
Once the class had started, the school should have committed to letting the students finish what they started, they both said.Morning Report: Lincoln Abruptly Canceled AP Class|Voice of San Diego|September 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
All school reopening plans could depend on whether San Diego County ends up back on the state monitoring watch list.North County Report: Schools Are Reopening for Students Most in Need|Kayla Jimenez|September 16, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The school also pledged to try to make it work in the fourth quarter of the year after it recruited more students in the meantime.
I ran that comment by LaWana Richmond, who is running for school board to represent the subdistrict that includes Lincoln High.
Although Huckabee's condescending tone - like that of an elementary school history teacher - makes it difficult to take seriously.Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner!|Olivia Nuzzi|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A passing off-duty school safety officer named Fred Lucas said that he had been told the man was a drug dealer.
And then I did teachers all throughout elementary school and junior high for my friends.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Author J.K. Rowling says all religions are present at her beloved wizard school—except Wiccans.
One was a Quaker school, whose name he can no longer recall, in upstate New York.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
All my musical studies till now have been a mere going to school, a preparation for him.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
I ask for half a dozen projectors or so in every school, and for a well-stocked storehouse of films.
He was the most distinguished representative of the English school of composition, and was knighted in 1842.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Y was a Youth, that did not love school; Z was a Zany, a poor harmless fool.
The child who has got languages from its governess, therefore, marks time—that is to say, wastes time in these subjects at school.
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)