Definition of day school in English:

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day school

Pronunciation: /ˈdā ˌsko͞ol/


A nonresidential school, typically a private one.
Example sentences
  • I left boarding school at 16 to attend a day school to achieve the high academic standards necessary for my tertiary studies.
  • The day school at elementary as well as secondary levels was introduced in the era of prosperity in many European countries, and reduced family life during the day.
  • Cheryl attended a Catholic day school and her parents attended residential schools.

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Syllabification: day school

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