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Meaning of SCHOOLING

Pronunciation:  'skooling

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of teaching at school
  2. [n]  the training of an animal (especially the training of a horse for dressage)
  3. [n]  the process of being formally educated at a school; "what will you do when you finish school?"
 

SCHOOLING is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: school
 
 See Also: education, grooming, instruction, pedagogy, preparation, teaching, training

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \School"ing\, n.
    1. Instruction in school; tuition; education in an
       institution of learning; act of teaching.
    
    2. Discipline; reproof; reprimand; as, he gave his son a good
       schooling. --Sir W. Scott.
    
    3. Compensation for instruction; price or reward paid to an
       instructor for teaching pupils.
    
    
  2. \School"ing\, a. [See {School} a shoal.] (Zo["o]l.)
    Collecting or running in schools or shoals.
    
    
    
       Schooling species like the herring and menhaden. --G. B.
                                                   Goode.
    
    
 

 

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