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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
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