further education

noun

Definition of further education

British

Examples of further education in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web From encouraging further education to developing soft skills, Forbes Agency Council members shared 15 strategies for agencies that want to inspire growth in team leaders. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 21 Dec. 2021 The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian compiled resources for further education about Thanksgiving and differing perspectives on the holiday. Benjamin Vanhoose, PEOPLE.com, 25 Nov. 2021 Travel + Leisure spoke to Christine McRae, executive director at Native Land Digital, about how travelers can use the website as a resource for further education. Elizabeth Rhodes, Travel + Leisure, 3 Nov. 2021 The only option for further education was at Manassas Regional, an all-Black high school more than an hour’s drive away. Jonathan M. Pitts, baltimoresun.com, 22 Oct. 2021 If a child doesn't use the money, it can be transferred to a sibling, parent or other relative for further education. Ashley Luthern, jsonline.com, 29 Sep. 2021 If a child doesn't use the money, it can be transferred to a sibling, parent or other relative for further education. George Stanley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 29 Sep. 2021 Ojeda, the aspiring director, has decided to pursue further education. New York Times, 7 July 2021 The Avon Arts Association awarded scholarships to two high school seniors who will pursue further education in the arts. courant.com, 25 June 2021

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First Known Use of further education

1937, in the meaning defined above

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29 Dec 2021

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“Further education.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/further%20education. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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further education

noun

English Language Learners Definition of further education

: courses of study for adults : continuing education

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