boarding school

noun

Definition of boarding school

  1. :  a school that provides meals and lodging

Examples of boarding school in a sentence

  1. He attended a prestigious boarding school in Massachusetts.

  2. She was sent to boarding school when she was nine.

1665

First Known Use of boarding school

1665


BOARDING SCHOOL Defined for English Language Learners

boarding school

noun

Definition of boarding school for English Language Learners

  • : a school where students can live during the school term


BOARDING SCHOOL Defined for Kids

boarding school

noun

Definition of boarding school for Students

  1. :  a school at which most of the students live during the school year



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