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school·ing

 (sko͞o′lĭng)
n.
1. Instruction or training given at school.
2. Education obtained through experience or exposure: Her tumultuous childhood was a unique schooling.
3. The training of a horse or a horse and rider in equitation.

schooling

(ˈskuːlɪŋ)
n
1. (Education) education, esp when received at school
2. the process of teaching or being taught in a school
3. (Horse Training, Riding & Manège) the training of an animal, esp of a horse for dressage
4. an archaic word for reprimand

school•ing

(ˈsku lɪŋ)

n.
1. instruction, education, or training, esp. when received in a school.
2. Archaic. a reprimand.
[1400–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.schooling - the act of teaching at schoolschooling - the act of teaching at school  
teaching, pedagogy, instruction - the profession of a teacher; "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession"
2.schooling - the process of being formally educated at a school; "what will you do when you finish school?"
education - the gradual process of acquiring knowledge; "education is a preparation for life"; "a girl's education was less important than a boy's"
3.schooling - the training of an animal (especially the training of a horse for dressage)
grooming, training, preparation - activity leading to skilled behavior

schooling

noun
1. teaching, education, tuition, formal education, book-learning normal schooling has been severely disrupted

schooling

noun
The act, process, or art of imparting knowledge and skill:
Translations
šolanje

schooling

[ˈskuːlɪŋ] N (= education) → instrucción f, enseñanza f; (= studies) → estudios mpl
compulsory schoolingescolaridad f obligatoria
he had little formal schoolingapenas asistió a la escuela

schooling

[ˈskuːlɪŋ] n (= studies) → études fpl (= educational background) → instruction fschool inspector schools inspector n (British) (secondary)inspecteur/trice m/f d'académie; (primary)inspecteur/trice m/f primaireschool kid schoolkid [ˈskuːlkɪd] nécolier/ière m/fschool leaver school-leaver [ˈskuːlliːvər] n (British) jeune qui vient d'achever sa scolaritéschool-leaving age nâge m de fin de scolaritéschool library nbibliothèque f scolaire, centre m de documentationschool lunch (mainly US) school meal ndéjeuner m à la cantine (scolaire)

schooling

n (= education)Ausbildung f; compulsory schooling was introduced in 18701870 wurde die Schulpflicht eingeführt; compulsory schooling lasts 11 yearsdie (gesetzlich) vorgeschriebene Schulzeit dauert 11 Jahre

schooling

[ˈskuːlɪŋ] nistruzione f
compulsory schooling → istruzione f obbligatoria, scuola dell'obbligo
References in classic literature ?
Those girls had grown up in the first bitter-hard times, and had got little schooling themselves.
That all this might not be too onerous on the purses of his rustic patrons, who are apt to considered the costs of schooling a grievous burden, and schoolmasters as mere drones he had various ways of rendering himself both useful and agreeable.
The remembrance of Rebecca was so vivid that their sister Aurelia's letter was something of a shock to the quiet, elderly spinsters of the brick house; for it said that Hannah could not possibly be spared for a few years yet, but that Rebecca would come as soon as she could be made ready; that the offer was most thankfully appreciated, and that the regular schooling and church privileges, as well as the influence of the Sawyer home, would doubtless be "the making of Rebecca"
Steerforth said) than the lowest boy in the school; that he had been, a good many years ago, a small hop-dealer in the Borough, and had taken to the schooling business after being bankrupt in hops, and making away with Mrs.
Consequence, my mother and me we ran away from my father, several times; and then my mother she'd go out to work, and she'd say, "Joe," she'd say, "now, please God, you shall have some schooling, child," and she'd put me to school.
Godfrey made no reply, and avoided looking at Nancy very markedly; for though these complimentary personalities were held to be in excellent taste in old-fashioned Raveloe society, reverent love has a politeness of its own which it teaches to men otherwise of small schooling.
He had good schooling in his young days and can speak like a book when so minded; and brave--a lion's nothing alongside of Long John
But it has been years since we parted, and your gentle schooling has polished you off mightily.
He had evidently been schooling himself as to all sorts of little things, and remembered them, but he almost managed to sit down on his silk hat, which men don't generally do when they are cool, and then when he wanted to appear at ease he kept playing with a lancet in a way that made me nearly scream.
I am an extremely unhandy man(my schooling was over before the days of Slojd); but most of the requirements of a raft I met at last in some clumsy, circuitous way or other, and this time I took care of the strength.
Of course, I know that I am not an educated man, and have received but a sorry schooling, and have had no inclination for it, and think too much of Rataziaev, if you will; but he is my friend, and therefore, I must put in a word or two for him.
My destiny being toward a communion with man--or rather with woman--I have ever looked upon these silent communications with the astronomer as so much preparatory schooling, in order that my mind might be prepared for its own avenir, and not be blinded by an undue appreciation of the importance of its future associates.