Definition of schoolchild in English:


Line breaks: school|child
Pronunciation: /ˈskuːltʃʌɪld

noun (plural schoolchildren)

A child attending school.
More example sentences
  • In Guatemala, schoolchildren generally attend private or boarding schools, if their parents can afford it.
  • It will run from October 9 to 11, and is aimed at schoolchildren from junior infants to second class.
  • Elementary schoolchildren typically live and attend schools in the same neighborhood.

Definition of schoolchild in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day retroflex
Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
turned backwards