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homeschooler

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noun home·school·er \-ˌskü-lər\

Simple Definition of homeschooler

  • : a child who is taught at home instead of in a school

  • : a parent who teaches a child at home instead of sending the child to a school

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of homeschooler

  1. 1 :  one that homeschools

  2. 2 :  a child who is homeschooled

Examples of homeschooler in a sentence

  1. Both of their children were homeschoolers.



1981

First Known Use of homeschooler

1981


HOMESCHOOLER Defined for Kids

homeschooler

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noun home·school·er \ˈhōm-ˌskü-lər\

Definition of homeschooler for Students

  1. 1 :  a person who teaches school subjects to children at home

  2. 2 :  a child who is taught school subjects at home




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