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Synonyms of education in English:


  • 1 the education of young children
    teaching, schooling, tuition, tutoring, instruction, coaching, training, tutelage, guidance;
    indoctrination, inculcation, enlightenment
    formal edification
  • 2 a woman of some education
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    pedagogic relating to education


    Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
    B. F. Skinner, American behavioral psychologist

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