approved school

noun

Definition of approved school

British

  1. :  a school for juvenile delinquents

First Known Use of approved school

1932


APPROVED SCHOOL Defined for English Language Learners

approved school

noun

Definition of approved school for English Language Learners

  • : a special school in past times for children who committed crimes


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