Simple Definition of boarding school
: a school where students can live during the school term
Full Definition of boarding school
: a school that provides meals and lodging
Examples of boarding school in a sentence
He attended a prestigious boarding school in Massachusetts.
She was sent to boarding school when she was nine.
First Known Use of boarding school
Rhymes with boarding school
April fool, Barnaul, blow one's cool, charter school, common school, cutty stool, dirty pool, ducking stool, fascicule, gallinule, grammar school, graticule, groupuscule, Hartlepool, Istanbul, kilojoule, lenticule, Liverpool, machine tool, magnet school, majuscule, middle school, minischool, minuscule, molecule, motor pool, normal school, nursery school, overrule, private school, public school, reform school, reticule, ridicule, summer school, Sunday school, training school, vestibule, wading pool
BOARDING SCHOOL Defined for Kids
Definition of boarding school for Students
: a school at which most of the students live during the school year
Learn More about boarding school
Spanish Central: Translation of "boarding school" Nglish: Translation of "boarding school" for Spanish speakers
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up boarding school? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).