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schoolgoing Line breaks: school|going
Pronunciation: /ˈskuːlˌɡəʊɪŋ/

Definition of schoolgoing in English:


Attending school: parents of schoolgoing children children of schoolgoing age
More example sentences
  • This service is open to any child of schoolgoing age.
  • As any parent of schoolgoing kids knows, headlice outbreaks are fairly common.
  • In 1930, he undertook a study to help schoolgoing boys who had not sufficient family support to provide for their further education and school texts.


Example sentences
  • The unkind weather is not likely to ease as schoolgoers count down the days to September 1.
  • Summer holidays have moved into the last phase, and this is a time when schoolgoers are looking for their last bit of fun before returning to class.
  • Schoolgoers cheat in tests and exams when they don't know their work.
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