Definition of school year in English:

school year

Line breaks: school year

noun

  • The period in the year during which pupils attend school, from the beginning of the autumn term to the end of the summer term.
    More example sentences
    • Okay, so technically that was just this summer, but I think in terms of school years, not actuality.
    • At the beginning of the school year she'd signed up to help tutor precalculus students.
    • As he left, he berated himself for not studying hard enough since the beginning of the school year.

More definitions of school year

Definition of school year in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space