noun (plural lycées pronunc. same)
A secondary school in France that is funded by the state.
More example sentences
- Roger Bontemps teaches physics and Denis Goeringer teaches biology, both at an Amiens lycée (secondary school).
- French lycées and British public schools allowed some scope for a common secondary education, and marriage barriers were less in evidence.
- Legislation to create the lycée, or secondary school, was passed in 1802, and forty-five of them were founded during the empire.
French, from Latin lyceum (see Lyceum).
Definition of lycée in:
- The US English dictionary